Include "Middle Eastern" as a Racial Category in 2020 Census

Include "Middle Eastern" as a Racial Category in 2020 Census

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Ahmed Abdelal started this petition to Politicians and

Even though there are millions of Americans of Middle Eastern and North African origin, these citizens are not represented in the Census. For years now, these American citizens are being forced to report their race as "White." Sometimes they are given the category of "Other," which is both demeaning and marginalizing. 
Please sign this petition to help our voice be heard, to include us in the data regarding education, healthcare research, employment, and all the benefits that the average American citizen is entitled to.

 

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