The fact is, I shouldn't even call them 'Gypsy.' I've heard many times now, "Gypsy is developing into a bad word." I hear it's used in regards to anyone who steals, or isn't educated! Let's equate it with the "N" word, in the United States. That punch in the stomach of a word. A tool for creating divide and ensuring the nationals their superiority. The Romani people, as they are properly referred to, suffer varying degrees of the same fate all over Europe. Who knew that the Romani people were the victims of attempted genocide by the Nazis during WWII?
I wish I were more powerful, spoke brilliant Czech and had the secret for promoting a more unified Czech Republic. I don't.