AP Stylebook Now Discourages Reporters From Using Terms ‘Homophobia’ and ‘Islamophobia’

This seems to be a positive development.

This might be the first time this blog has posted on either of these topics.

http://newsbusters.org/blogs/tim-graham/2012/11/26/ap-stylebook-now-discourages-reporters-using-terms-homophobia-and-islamo

The above link does not (nor do the comments yet) make this sort of connection:

Here is a link to what is supposed to be a group of gay men being publicly hanged in Iran with a crowd of men standing around watching:

The AP has also moved against the phrase “ethnic cleansing” as being too euphemistic.

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