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I-Word in the News

Review coverage and opinions from other writers and movement people regarding the campaign to drop the i-word.

Youth Drum Up Support for Dropping the I-Word in Charlotte, NC

Youth Drum Up Support for Dropping the I-Word in Charlotte, NC

by Mónica Novoa on May 5 2011, 12:18PM

The students rallied more than 1,200 people to sign pledge cards to drop the i-word in just a matter of hours.

Topics: Drop the I-Word

Study: I-Word's Usage Has Skyrocketed Alongside Policy Debate

Study: I-Word’s Usage Has Skyrocketed Alongside Policy Debate

by Mónica Novoa on January 24 2011, 12:17PM

Newsline graphs the use of dehumanizing slurs to refer to immigrants over the past 30 years.

Topics: Drop the I-Word

FOX News and Society of Professional Journalists Take on the I-Word

FOX News and Society of Professional Journalists Take on the I-Word

by Mónica Novoa on January 7 2011, 4:14PM

A journalist tries to lead smart conversation about demeaning language, and right wing pundits freak out.

Topics: Drop the I-Word

I-Word Triggers Boycott Campaign Against Fresno Bee Newspaper

I-Word Triggers Boycott Campaign Against Fresno Bee Newspaper

by Jorge Rivas on November 24 2010, 9:18AM

Immigrant community advocates take the Frenso Bee to task for its language.

Topics: Drop the I-Word

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