The AP Says No More 'Homophobia," 'Islamophobia,' or 'Ethnic Cleansing'

In the past few months, the AP has removed homophobia, Islamophobia, and ethnic cleansing from their Style Book, explaining that "'-phobia,' 'an irrational, uncontrollable fear, often a form of mental illness' should not be used 'in political or social contexts,' including 'homophobia' and 'Islamophobia.' It also calls… » 11/26/12 9:15pm 11/26/12 9:15pm