Associated Press Drops 'Illegal Immigrant' From Stylebook

The Associated Press, the largest news-gathering outlet in the world, will no longer use the term "illegal immigrant." The news came in the form of a blog entry authored by Senior Vice President and Executive Editor Kathleen Carroll on Tuesday afternoon, explaining that the decision is part of the company's on-going attempt to rid their Stylebook of labels. See Also: The Times Is Behind the Times "The Stylebook no longer sanctions the term 'illegal immigrant' or the use of 'illegal' to...Full Story
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