As currently envisioned, people would be able to check the MENA (Middle Eastern/North African) box in addition to race identifiers such as "white" or "black." They would also be able to specify national origins, such as Saudi Arabian or Israeli, and ethnic affiliations such as Berber or Kurdish.
As currently envisioned, people would be able to check the MENA (Middle Eastern/North African) box in addition to race identifiers such as "white" or "black." They would also be able to specify national origins, such as Saudi Arabian or Israeli, and ethnic affiliations such as Berber or Kurdish. CHARLES FOX Philadelphia Inquirere file
As currently envisioned, people would be able to check the MENA (Middle Eastern/North African) box in addition to race identifiers such as "white" or "black." They would also be able to specify national origins, such as Saudi Arabian or Israeli, and ethnic affiliations such as Berber or Kurdish. CHARLES FOX Philadelphia Inquirere file

Census may add a category for those of Middle Eastern descent; is that a good idea?

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