The Portland (Oregon) Fire Bureau has ordered U.S. flags be taken off their trucks, the "reason" being to protect themselves from protesters.
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It has successfully riled up the gullible public, not to mention firefighters, and needs to be addressed for what it is: a blatent move to demonize the true patriots who are demonstrating against Bush's vulgar war in Iraq. Please contact the Portland Fire Bureau, The Portland Tribune and Oregonian to clarify what the real issue is.
The Oregonian reporter: Steve Suo: 503-221-8288; email@example.com
Portland Fire Bureau contacts:
Deputy Chief Gary Warrington