In The News

Our young people are changemakers AND newsmakers.  Check them out:

  • In Andrea Gabor’s blogpost Why Vote? Midwifing the Youth Vote in the Age of Trump in which Gabor provides an in-depth account of YVoters recent meeting with Councilman Brad Lander and the astute, informed questions they raised.
  • In Education Week, profiled in an article called “Eighteen in ’18: Bringing Youth into the Political Process, in which YVote is described as offering “a context, a catalyst, and a scaffold as students wrestle with how to build a better future.”
  • In Chalkbeat, telling us what they’re passionate about, what teens can teach adults about, ways to get teens to commit  to voting, and how they’d describe the current political environment

What three New York City teens say about politics today — and getting their peers to vote