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Ethnicity and Linguistic Tyranny in America:
The Use of "Nigger" in American History XPasquale Palumbo

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American History X. Screenplay by David McKenna. Dir. Tony Kaye. Perf. Edward Norton and Edward Furlong. New Line Cinema, 1998.

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Kennedy, Randall L. "Nigger: The Strange Career of a Troublesome Word." Excerpt in Washington Post. 11 Jan. 2001. 3 Mar. 2009

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Pasquale Palumbo is a graduate student at the City University of New York Lehman College.

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