Date: Tue, 28 Oct 1997 09:55:58 -0600
From: Joan Houston Hall jdhall[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]FACSTAFF.WISC.EDU
Subject: Re: PC Dictionaries?
DARE has evidence, both written and oral, of the use of "nigger" to refer to
"any person perceived as uncouth, immoral, or threatening, regardless of
skin color." It is used especially frequently by Black speakers. See sense