Is Apathy Alive And Well Amongst Youth In Our Twenty-First Century Political Scene?

youthStatistics show that a large proportion of young potential voters, have not yet registered on the Electoral Roll. Why is this the case and what solutions can be put into place to rectify this situation? The latest figures of 1.5 million Australians, who are eligible to vote, have not yet enrolled. Naturally, this is of concern as the pre election campaigning has kicked off, and political parties are desperate to secure their support. [Read more…]

Your Right to Vote – A Brief History

Register to Vote200The right to vote in these United States is at once both our greatest privilege and our most important responsibility. For over 200 years brave patriots have shed their blood to support and defend our democracy. Given the importance of the upcoming elections, I would hope that everyone who is eligible to vote will do so. [Read more…]