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Wed Dec 12, 2012, 11:47 AM

Census: Whites no longer a majority in U.S. by 2043

Source: Associated Press

White people will no longer make up a majority of Americans by 2043.

The new government projection is a year later than previous estimates, made before the impact of the recent economic downturn was known.

The nation continues to grow and become more diverse due to higher birth rates among minorities, but no longer at a torrid pace as immigration wanes.

Read more: http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2012/12/12/census-whites-us-2043/1763429/

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Reply Census: Whites no longer a majority in U.S. by 2043 (Original post)
Newsjock Dec 2012 OP
MineralMan Dec 2012 #1
snooper2 Dec 2012 #2
uponit7771 Dec 2012 #3
rustydog Dec 2012 #4
rDigital Dec 2012 #5

Response to Newsjock (Original post)

Wed Dec 12, 2012, 12:45 PM

1. I can't see how it will make any difference, really.

We're all people, and we all bleed red.

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Response to MineralMan (Reply #1)

Wed Dec 12, 2012, 12:49 PM

2. I actually bled transmission fluid once...

It was a messed up accident and it was old and nowhere near red anymore

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Response to Newsjock (Original post)

Wed Dec 12, 2012, 12:53 PM

3. Minority is not an ethnicity (sp), whites will still be the majority ethnicity in the US

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Response to Newsjock (Original post)

Wed Dec 12, 2012, 01:08 PM

4. Murica's slippin' away! We gotta take our Country BACK, man!

It's all that Angolan, Nigerian, Congoan occpuant of the White House's fault! Impeach Obama!

Who cares what the makeup of America is. If we all treat each other as equals, we have nothing to fear, right?

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Response to Newsjock (Original post)

Wed Dec 12, 2012, 01:10 PM

5. Doesn't matter. People are people. Lets just do our best to make sure that ALL people get a fair

 

Chance at a good life.

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