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Elections Director Richard Barron has said that in the run-up to Election Day, workers were harassed by phone and on social media, where people repeatedly hurled racial slurs at them.
DEMOCRATS WIN CONTROL OF U.S. SENATE AS OSSOFF DEFEATS PERDUEJOHN WAGNER, BRITTANY SHAMMAS, DEREK HAWKINS, CLEVE WOOTSON, HANNAH KNOWLESJANUARY 7, 2021WASHINGTON POST
In the run-up to Election Day, Barron said, workers have also been harassed by phone and on social media, where people have repeatedly hurled racial slurs at them.
PAIR OF GEORGIA RUNOFF RACES ARE RAZOR CLOSE WITH U.S. SENATE CONTROL AT STAKEFELICIA SONMEZ, COLBY ITKOWITZ, JOHN WAGNER, PAULINA FIROZI, AMY B WANGJANUARY 6, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Allegations included caste-based slurs and jokes, bullying, discriminatory hiring practices, bias in peer reviews, and sexual harassment, said executive director Thenmozhi Soundararajan.
Condemning the commercial use of an obvious racial slur is the lowest-hanging fruit.
He asked me whether it offended me that his chain was named what some might consider an ethnic slur.
TO LIVE & DIE HERMAN CAINEUGENE ROBINSONOCTOBER 1, 2020OZY
The officers also allegedly beat Hayward with batons, kicked him, knelt on his head to pin it against the driveway and used racial slurs, according to the family’s subsequent lawsuit.
Perhaps I shall slur over the word "romantic" in the letter, but not without consulting you.
Joyce winced at what seemed to her a direct slur upon her father's memory, but knew it was just.
JOYCE'S INVESTMENTSFANNIE E. NEWBERRY
In one case, where Mark has a slur on physicians, Luke eliminates it.
The sneer in his voice and his slur on her father brought a bright flush of anger to Tessibel's face.
TESS OF THE STORM COUNTRYGRACE MILLER WHITE
SYNONYM OF THE DAYAPRIL 23, 2021

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versaladjective | [vur-suhl ]SEE DEFINITION
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