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Posted on: Aug 28, 2008, Source: Future Majority

Programs like Trick or Vote function as a gateway drug to encourage deeper and deeper political action from their members.

Posted on: May 26, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Can student activists hit war supporters where it hurts?

Posted on: May 19, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Two superdelegates representing the Young Democrats of America turned down a promise of $1 million in exchange for their endorsement of Sen. Clinton.

Posted on: May 19, 2008, Source: AlterNet

A TV-made political feud has morphed into a proxy battle between executives at the highest levels of Fox News and NBC.

Posted on: May 15, 2008, Source: AlterNet

The VA is ordering its staff not to diagnose veterans with PTSD, short-changing our soldiers and making worse an already under-treated condition.

Posted on: May 9, 2008, Source: AlterNet

A new report by the Center for American Progress outlines the progressive economic views of the youngest voters.

Posted on: May 6, 2008, Source: AlterNet

A new poll by Democracy Corps highlights trends and habits among young voters.

Posted on: May 2, 2008, Source: AlterNet

A Sudanese cameraman for Al Jazeera is finally released after 6 and a half years in Guantanamo.

Posted on: May 2, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Election day registration could prevent voter suppression and significantly boost turnout rates, particularly among young voters.

Posted on: Apr 30, 2008, Source: AlterNet

John McCain is supporting a watered-down version of the new GI Bill that will primarily benefit career officers.

Posted on: Apr 29, 2008, Source: AlterNet

The Millennial Generation is set to usher in a new progressive majority.

Posted on: Apr 28, 2008, Source: AlterNet

As the economy tanks, pocket-book issues may be what drives young voters to the polls.