Reblogged on kommonsentsjane/blogkommonsents.
The purpose is to understand how many people are in the country. What is it they don’t understand? I guess ignorance is bliss and they feel safe being in the shadows.
If asking about citizenship is illegal, every census since 1890 has been a crime.
Mar 29, 2018 By Kyle Sammin
The Commerce Department announced Monday that the 2020 Census will include a question about whether the people being counted are citizens. This seemingly uncontroversial inquiry has sent many activists on the Left into a tailspin as they prophesy discrimination against immigrants, especially those who immigrated here illegally. California announced the state would sue to stop the change.
Everyone should take a deep breath and relax. Questions about citizenship and national origin have been a part of the United States Census for more than a century without any negative effects on the non-citizens it surveys. Of all the questions the government asks on the census, this one — which merely confirms information the government already has or should have — is the least problematic, and is completely in line with…
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