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“Anchor Baby” Added to New American Heritage Dictionary

"The degree to which the immigration debate has coarsened over the last few years is no more evident than in the pages of the recently released fifth edition of the New American Heritage Dictionary. Among the new entries is the term 'anchor baby.' You might think that the definition...

UPDATE: American Heritage Dictionary Responds to “Anchor Baby” Definition Criticism

"In response to ImmigrationImpact.com’s critique of the definition of “anchor baby” included in the latest edition of the American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, the executive editor of the dictionary has agreed to revise the definition of to reflect the...

Is Mia Love an "Anchor Baby?"

Wall Street Journal video, Sept. 27, 2012 - " Stuart Anderson, president of the National Foundation for American Policy, on whether Utah Republican Mia Love is an "anchor baby" and the GOP's confusing rhetoric on immigration." For background on former Western Hemisphere priority...

What's Love Got to Do, Got to Do With It?

"It" being the Western Hemisphere Priority Date system that ended in 1976.