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Upcoming U.S. Census Evokes Privacy Fears

Grades:

8 |

Subject:

U.S. |

Date:

November 04, 2009

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This video examines why the census is creating controversy over the questions asked. Resentment over the change could be considered political or personal infringement. One argument is for underrepresented populations to have a chance to be counted, while others say that’s not what the founding fathers intended. This lesson has students identify what they deem as suitable questions the government may ask, while studying the constitution.