2010 Census Offends Some Americans With Handling of Race

In the increasingly well-mixed melting pot that is the United States, listing race and ethnicity on a multiple-choice form is not easy, and to some, the exercise is downright offensive. Hispanics, African-Americans, biracial Americans and others have criticized the 2010 census form questions for failing to document race in an effective and sensitive manner. The Census Bureau says it has been asking Americans about race since 1790, saying in an explanation on its Web site that the question is...Full Story
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