"Starting today, a non-profit founded by Jose Antonio Vargas, a journalist, activist, and undocumented immigrant, will begin monitoring the use of the phrase "illegal immigrant" in the media, with the goal of shifting the conversation around...
"The Associated Press has updated its stylebook entry on 'illegal
immigrant,' rejecting once again the 'undocumented' term recommended by
the National Association of Hispanic Journalists, but approving 'living
in the country...
"In response to the Associated Press and The New York Times' continued use of the term "illegal immigrant", a group of linguists have taken a stand, arguing that the phrase "illegal immigrant" isn't as neutral or accurate...