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…]