If you asked 100 Americans how old you must be to register to vote, 99 people would probably respond with “18.” BUZZZZZZZZ! Oh, I’m sorry, that’s incorrect.
“Democracy is built on inclusion, equal treatment, and participation — and it is a fundamental building block for peace, sustainable development and human rights,” per the 2019 Day of Democracy’s site.
September 8 is UNESCO’s International Literacy Day. One overlooked aspect of literacy limitations is its impact on voting.
Authors: Peter Neffenger and Paul DeGregorio Citizens demand to know that the votes they cast are the votes that are counted. But our election systems are under unprecedented threats and our collective faith in the system has been faltering.
With the primary season just around the corner, America’s attention is increasingly focused on the upcoming 2020 election.
Voting, and more broadly elections, are not unlike the weather in that everybody talks about it but not much is actually done about it.