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What Went Wrong With… The Words “Thug”, “Vandal”, “Barbarian” & “Philistine”?

It’s strange how certain words evolve over time to favour the establishment, reinforce the status quo, and quash any opposition. There are numerous words that we use on an almost daily basis whose etymology shows an obvious path of racism, xenophobia, jingoism, the subversion of foreign cultures, and […]