New York city council bans use of the N-word·
Motion forbidding term is purely symbolic· Black artists urged to rein back in song lyrics
New YorkThursday March 1, 2007 The Guardian
New York banned the word nigger yesterday in a symbolic crackdown on the widespread use of the term in hip-hop songs, in films, and on the city's streets.
NWN : About time too ! Why is it that n*ggers are the only people who can use THAT term ? That is racist surely .