Professor Files Lawsuit Over Nursing Textbook that says Mexicans Drink and Cubans are Fat
By Fox News Latino | 11/30/2010 - 11:21

A former University of Central Florida professor has filed a complaint against the university in federal court after complaining about a book that claims Mexicans binge drink and Cubans embrace being overweight.

Dr. Nancy Rudner Lugo says that in 2008 her contract with UCF was not renewed because she complained about, and refused to use, the textbook which she claims contains ethnic stereotypes. The book is called a Guide to Culturally Competent Health Care. What makes the book so controversial is how the author describes certain ethnic groups. 


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