May 14, 2011
Can You Define 'Fundamentalist'?
Terry Mattingly, Ventura County Star
Few hot-button "fighting words" are tossed around with wilder abandon in journalism today than the historical term "fundamentalist."
The powers that be at the Associated Press know this label is loaded and, thus, for several decades the wire service's style manual has offered this guidance for reporters, editors and broadcast producers around the world:
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