Writing & Editing ‘Illegal immigrant’: A phrase on its way out? The L.A. Times and the Denver Post are the latest news organization to turn away from the term in a few weeks’ time. By Matt WilsonMay 3, 2013 SHARE To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.