Professor: Health care protesters using racist-style tactics

By David Edwards
Wednesday, August 12, 2009 7:44 EDT
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Princeton University professor Melissa Harris-Lacewell discusses the racial undercurrent flowing through the crowds of town hall meetings and how it connects to Birthers and the belief in “death panels.”

This video is from MSNBC’s Countdown, broadcast Aug. 11, 2009.

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David Edwards
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David Edwards has served as an editor at Raw Story since 2006. His work can also be found at Crooks & Liars, and he's also been published at The BRAD BLOG. He came to Raw Story after working as a network manager for the state of North Carolina and as as engineer developing enterprise resource planning software. Follow him on Twitter at @DavidEdwards.
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