How Can the Kids Be Alright When Their Voting Rights Are Suppressed?
The Promise of the 26th Amendment Remains Unfulfilled on its 50th Anniversary
BY ROSALYN BAKER & WHITNEY WILLIAMS This month marks the 50th anniversary of the 26th Amendment, which lowered the voting age from 21 to...
On voting rights we must acknowledge the urgency of this moment
Reporter’s Notebook: Gov. Kemp says Georgia is open
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Nov 25, 2020
Meet the Georgia teens trying to flip 60,000 students planning to vote for Perdue
Daily Kos, Lauren Floyd: When 17-year-old Georgia students Edward Aguilar, Jordan Umusu, Sahan Reddy, and Michael Giusto founded the...
Nov 13, 2020
Here Are 7 Ways To Impact The Georgia Runoff Elections
Thrillist, Joshua Robinson: We’ve all gotten one—but probably much, much more—of those texts that remind you to vote in the election, and...
Nov 11, 2020
Young Georgia Voters Could Make A Difference In Senate Runoffs — If They Keep Showing Up
WABE, Christopher Alston: Campus Vote Project is a national organization making sure students who will be eligible know how and where to...
Nov 7, 2020
Black Youth Voter Turnout Helps Propel Biden To Victory
NewsOne: Data from AP VoteCast and the National Election Poll showed President-elect Joe Biden received an outpour of support from Black...
Nov 7, 2020
Saturday Snippets: Black Georgian youth make big election difference; voters
Daily Kos, Meteor Blades: Young Americans, those aged 18 to 29, are always the demographic that votes least. The record turnout came in...
Nov 6, 2020
‘Civic Engagement Doesn’t Have to Be Corny.’ How Georgia Pulled Off Unprecedented
TIME, Raisa Bruner: The 18- to 29 demographic has long had the lowest voter turnout in the country, and Georgia’s great success could...
Nov 2, 2020
Tapping the Youth Vote: Student Voting Efforts Continue Despite COVID-19
Diverse Education, Dynahlee Padilla: COSpace streamlines and localizes information about voting and the Census. One social media...
Oct 31, 2020
Manning the polls: How the coronavirus has changed the face of US democracy
Deutsche Wells, Peter Rolle-Dahl: That's a sentiment that echoes with many young people this election, says 22-year-old Ciarra Malone,...
Oct 22, 2020
Students Push for Canceled Classes on Election Day
Inside Higher Ed, Greta Anderson: Several public university systems and other colleges observe Election Day as a state holiday, according...
Oct 21, 2020
Young Georgia voters are wild card in 2020 election
Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Eric Stirgus: Read the full article here.
Sep 24, 2020
Assessing COVID-19’s Impact on Student Get-Out-the-Vote Efforts
Diverse Education, Dynahlee Padilla: Nonprofit organizations such as Rock The Vote, The Voter Participation Center, the Student Learn...
Sep 17, 2020
Of Course Republicans Want to Suppress the Youth Vote
The Nation, Asiah Williams: Maya Patel, state coordinator for the Campus Vote Project, serves to help campuses institutionalize reforms...