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The N-Word

The N-Word (2004)

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Release Date: Jun 26, 2004 Wide

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The biggest names in show business come together to offer their opinions on one of the most inflammatory words in the English language in filmmaker Todd Williams' revealing and thought-provoking documentary. In its long and complex history, the word "nigger" has gone from a cutting and derogatory racial slur to a term of endearment frequently used by African-American youth culture. Though the word has in a sense been "taken back" by the very people that it targeted, it still has the power to

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Is it now socially acceptable to utter the N-word in polite company?

January 17, 2007
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I had to see this documentary in college and I recommend it. It's an important film about different opinions on whether the word should be used or not.
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