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From: "Ken Nordtvedt" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] OT How many races are there?
Date: Sat, 20 Mar 2010 13:47:33 -0600
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----- Original Message -----
From: "Raymond Whritenour" <>

> In any event, when she [[Princeton Prez ]] talks about racial
> classification, she says nothing to discredit the biological basis of
> racial categorization. The relatively slight genetic differences between
> people of different races doesn't do away with the fact that there are
> different races, any more than the relativey slight genetic differences
> between men and women does away with the fact that there are two genders.

To the pharmaceutical companies I am sure there will emerge as many races as
they can tailor-make drugs for; or maybe they will call them "targeted
groups" rather than races?

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