Cathy
Lv 5
Cathy asked in Society & CultureLanguages · 8 months ago

Is it appropriate to refer to Elizabeth "Pocahontas" Warren's husband as "squaw man"???

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  • Anonymous
    8 months ago

    No, and it is not appropriate to post a bigoted political question in the Languages section.

  • Anonymous
    8 months ago

    The English word squaw is an ethnic and sexual slur.

  • Cogito
    Lv 7
    8 months ago

    No.  Why do you need to 'refer to him' as anything at all?

    That term is obviously meant as an insult and only a really ignorant, bigoted jerk would use it.

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