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Americans apparently have a troubling relationship with the word ‘bourgeois’

Long used in Communist diatribes against the corrupt and decadent exploiters of decent working folk, the word “bourgeois”, has managed to become controversial in the US in the most convoluted of ways. Two law professors have been accused of “hate speech” by advocating for “bourgeois” values and behavior in an op-ed in the Philadelphia Inquirer. […]