A census question poses a dilemma for American Jews — are you white, and if so, what are your ‘origins’?

It’s the ninth question on the census, and for many Jewish respondents, it’s a surprising — and sometimes unwelcome — invitation to consider who exactly they are. For the first time, the U.S. Census question on race is asking white and African-American respondents to dig deeper and fill in more detailed origins. “Mark one or … Continue reading A census question poses a dilemma for American Jews — are you white, and if so, what are your ‘origins’?