According to NBA hall of famer, and ESPN sports analyst Charles Barkley, the term’s ‘thug, street cred, and monkey,’ are just the new way for people to say the ‘n word.’ 

Find out what Sir Charles had to say to CNN in the video above, and take our poll below.

Is the Term “Thug” the New Way For Racist People to Say the “N – Word?”

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