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Boisclair stands by ‘slanting eyes’ remark

Boisclair defends ‘slanting eyes’ comments

I wish I spoke French. Apparently, this is an acceptable turn-of-phrase in French. In English, calling an Asian “slanty-eyed” would be pretty racist.

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