NYT Changes Style Slightly on ‘Illegal Immigrant’
Posted: 4/24/2013  |  By: Andrew Beaujon | Poynter
The New York Times has “come up with more detailed and nuanced stylebook guidelines” on the use of the term “illegal immigrant,” Associate Managing Editor for Standards Philip Corbett tells Poynter in an emailed statement. Some people, the guidelines read, view the term “as loaded or offensive.”