The Student Voice of Fordham Lincoln Center

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The Student Voice of Fordham Lincoln Center

The Observer

The Student Voice of Fordham Lincoln Center

The Observer

NORA HAFEZ, Contributing Writer

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Workers at the Phoenix Data Capture Center use computers to input census data. The computers read handwritten forms correctly more than 99.4 percent of the time. Technology has improved the accuracy and speed of tabulating the population of the country. (PHOTO BY U.S. CENSUS BUREAU VIA PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER VIA TNS)

Our Census Needs a MENA Category

September 28, 2015

In the years from 1880 to 1920, Arab and Middle Eastern immigration to the United States drastically increased, when laws before and during World War I limited opportunities for anyone coming into the...

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