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An Albuquerque, New Mexico high school teacher who told an African-American student that "Santa is white" has been placed on paid administrative leave. Christopher Rougier was in the holiday spirit and dressed up as Santa Claus when the teacher made the inappropriate comments. Rougier’s parents want the teacher fired.

(Photo: Courtesy of KOAT TV)

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