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The N-word versus the C-word, and It’s Not Conservative

Why are the words “cracker” and “honky” not considered a racial epithet, but the word “ni**er” is? We are all familiar with the word “ni**er.” The Merriam-Webster dictionary says that it is a “usually offensive” term that refers to black people or to “a member of a socially disadvantaged class.” But the same dictionary defines “cracker” as a “chiefly dialect” ...

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