Though the Biden administration can’t completely stop use of the word “alien” until/unless its new immigration reform package is passed, it can reduce its use dramatically.
And, it’s already begun.
You can read about the change at these articles:
The next-door neighbor is a Martian? The meaning of ‘alien’ in the immigration debate is from The L.A. Times.
It will be one less humiliation that many of our students and their families have to suffer…