Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Is being Hispanic a matter of race, ethnicity or both? - Note for a discussion, "E Pluribus Unum? What Keeps the United States United."
[JB non-expert comment: Does not the Census's confusion/lack of clarity on defining "race" and "ethnicity" (are these not a priori ways of simplifying the infinite individuality of human beings?), illustrate the absurdity of its "racial"/"ethnic" demographic categories by means of a "scientific method" telling us who we Americans "are" in racial/ethnic terms? After all, when you get down to it, aren't we Americans, "unscientifically," "all mixed up"? (in more ways that one :) ]