Petition to change LC subject heading from “Illegal Aliens” to “Undocumented Immigrants”

Petition to change LC subject heading from “Illegal Aliens” to “Undocumented Immigrants”

Here’s a little backstory behind the recent news that the ALA Council approved a resolution to change the subject heading “Illegal Aliens” to “Undocumented Immigrants”: In February 2014, a broad-based coalition of student activists at Dartmouth College carried out a series of protests on campus.  These students co-authored a document called the “Freedom Budget” which proposed change in … Continued