AP nixes ‘homophobia’, ‘ethnic cleansing’


The Associated Press nixes the words “homophobia” and “Islamophobia,” citing a misuse of the psychological concept of irrational fear. What do you think? Is this a good development?

– Jill Elswick
via http://www.politico.com/blogs/media/2012/11/ap-nixes-homophobia-ethnic-cleansing-150315.html

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