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Duke Professor Responds to Criticism about His Comments on African Americans

Jane Stancill, THE CHARLOTTE OBSERVER   (Charlotte Observer) — A Duke University professor faced sharp criticism for online comments he made on The New York Times website, where he compared “the blacks” and “the Asians,” writing that Asians “didn’t feel sorry for themselves, but worked doubly hard.” In a six-paragraph comment on the Times website, […]