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Arrogant

Code Word: Is 'Arrogant' the New 'Uppity'?

Ian Moss | Posted 06.10.2014 | Black Voices
Ian Moss

Use of the term "uppity" has experienced a revival since Barack Obama's election as the nation's first Black President. More than a few of Mr. Obama's detractors have taken to calling him "arrogant" and at times, they have dispensed with the veneer of political correctness by even calling him "uppity."

Obama Is Just Not A Good Negro

Earnest Harris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Earnest Harris

This constant cry that Obama is presumptuous, arrogant, elitist -- they're all ways to say he's not acting the way well-behaved minorities are supposed to act. He is acting independently and that's unacceptable.