The United States has one of the lowest rates of youth voter turnout in the world. The gap between 18- to 29-year-olds and those over 60, a common measuring stick, is more than twice as large here than it is in comparable democracies, like Canada and Germany.
Tyler Griffin and the Butler Law Firm Demand Justice and Compensation from Atlanta PD – What You Need to Know about Civil Suits Against the Police
On April 5, 2019, Tyler Griffin noticed an unmarked car following closely behind him. Confused and unaware that the car belonged to the Atlanta Police Department, Griffin pulled into a nearby driveway. Suddenly, all he could see was a bright light, as a man approached his driver’s side window.
On her road to becoming the first woman head coach for a varsity esports program in Texas, Kaitlin Teniente credits her success to good fortune and active networking. But becoming a successful esports coach and maintaining that status requires specific, behind-the-scenes skills that viewers do not typically see.
TikTok teens and the Trump campaign: How social media amplifies political activism and threatens election integrity
Social media has proven itself as a tool for political activism, from online boycotts to offline gatherings. It also has implications for how political campaigns operate. Social media can aid campaigns with voter targeting efforts, but it can also make the electoral process vulnerable to misinformation and manipulation, including from foreign actors.
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Teenagers in the United States are informed about their political world and capable of effectively evaluating political leaders, including President Donald Trump.
This runs counter to stereotypes that adults tend to hold about teens. Ask most adults to describe the political abilities of the typical American adolescent and you may hear words like “apathetic,” “uninformed” and “immature.”
“Now that we have private tutoring, we are able to go one-on-one with kids that need help,” said Donovan, who advises other small business owners to make themselves adaptable.
Biden and Trump may have walked different paths, controversial in their own ways, but both pointed to Washington in the end. While the choices you’ve been presented may feel disheartening, it is important to remain hopeful for and committed to the future of your country. Don’t let uncertainty about your stance on the next president overshadow the importance of voting on all levels.
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