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On Tuesday, the Associated Press announced it would no longer sanction the word “illegal immigrant” or the use of “illegal” to describe a person. Writer and commentator Roberto Lovato shares the significance, origins, and players in the movement to strike the word "illegal" from journalistic and popular usage.
With Congress set to debate immigration legislation in early April, the stakes are huge for the estimated 11 million undocumented immigrants who currently live in the U.S. An entire network of non-profits have teamed up to push progressive immigration reform.
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