USC professor placed on leave for using Chinese expression that sounds like N-word

An award-winning communications professor has been placed on leave after students accused him of harming their mental health — for using a Chinese expression that sounds similar to the N-word, according to reports. Professor Greg Patton was giving a virtual Zoom class to his students at the University of Southern California discussing how different cultures…

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