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Major NY Network Drops Offensive Term

The Huffington Post | Christopher Mathias | Posted 06.30.2014 | Latino Voices

Better late than never. The 24-hour, New York City newschannel NY1 will no longer use the term "illegal immigrant," Capital New York reported Mond...

Fringe Group's Ridiculous Response To AP's 'Illegal Immigrant' Change

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.05.2013 | Latino Voices

Here’s a group that’s even angrier than Fox and Friends about the Associated Press’s decision this week to drop the term “illegal immigrant”...

Moving Beyond the 'Illegal Immigrant'

Prerna Lal | Posted 06.04.2013 | Latino Voices
Prerna Lal

Maybe now, news organizations beyond the Associated Press can focus on the covering new stories and opinion pieces about the lives of actual people as opposed to painting us all with the brush of a lazy, inaccurate and dehumanizing pejorative.

Fox News Not Cool With AP Dropping 'Illegal Immigrant'

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 06.03.2013 | Media

The decision by the Associated Press to stop using the term "illegal immigrant" set off a minor frenzy in the conservative media world. The huge an...

There Is No Such Thing As An 'Illegal Alien'

David Leopold | Posted 06.03.2013 | Politics
David Leopold

Yes, you read it correctly. There really is no such thing. And not because the Associated Press announced a long overdue change to its Stylebook yesterday.

AP Retires Controversial Term

The Huffington Post | Roque Planas | Posted 04.02.2013 | Latino Voices

The Associated Press dropped the term “illegal immigrant” from its style guide Tuesday, handing a victory to immigration rights advocates and Lati...

AP's Landmark Decision

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 06.02.2013 | Media

The decision by the Associated Press to drop the term "illegal immigrant" could have far-reaching ramifications for the media industry. The AP said...

AP Defends Use Of 'Illegal Immigrant'

Posted 10.19.2012 | Media

The Associated Press clarified its position on the phrase "illegal immigrant" after much debate on Friday. Poynter reported on a new AP memo expla...