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'Caucasian' should be canceled as term for 'white person,' med college says; cites author who claims 'Caucasian' prioritizes 'comfort of white people'

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A Columbia University medical college has set up "Guidelines for Promoting an Anti-Bias and Inclusive Curriculum" — and one of the tenets is ditching the term "Caucasian" to describe white people.

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The Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons indicates the guidelines are "intended to combat systemic racism and bias which decrease our ability to provide equitable medical care, and to increase inclusion within our medical school."

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