Reaction to The 2020 US Census
August 15, 2021
Evolving demographics and more nuanced approach to data collection on the US Census form has revealed, for the first time, a drop in the non-Hispanic white population.
For many Americans of Northern European descent, this racial diversity is challenging their sense of the social order and their understanding of America.
Some responses (above) have been pretty raw and unfocused. Others are more organized. They are pushing back on demographic changes by intentionally setting up barriers to voting, including redrawing the electoral map (called racial gerrymandering).