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What is your definition of a racist?

I don’t know if yelling the “n-word” makes you a racist. Maybe it does. Then we have this police officer in Boston. No, not the one who arrested Harvard Professor Henry Louis Gates, the other one. Merriam-Webster – Racist – 1 : a belief that race is the primary determinant of human traits and capacities and that racial differences produce an inherent superiority of a particular race 2 : racial prejudice or discrimination From CNN.com: A Boston police officer who sent a mass e-mail — in which he referred to Harvard professor Henry Louis Gates Jr. as a “banana-eating jungle monkey” —

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Errington C. Thompson, MD

Dr. Thompson is a surgeon, scholar, full-time sports fan and part-time political activist. He is active in a number of community projects and initiatives. Through medicine, he strives to improve the physical health of all he treats.

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The Thirteeneth Juror

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