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Millenials Voting

Hillary Clinton: The Caricatured Experienced Politician

Rizwan A. Rahmani | Posted 10.06.2016 | Politics
Rizwan A. Rahmani

She is not going to move the voters with her oratory skills, or by making promises that everyone already predicts. She needs to narrow her communication gap with the voters by dispensing with the guarded persona that muddles her message--even though the content in her message is far more defined, corporeal, and nuanced than her opponent's rather murky "plans" (declarations only, no details).

Sit Your Parents Down and Read Them the Riot Act!

David Kanegis | Posted 02.29.2016 | Fifty
David Kanegis

Hey Mom and Dad I'm having this talk with you for your own good. Please really listen to me! I'm voting for Bernie Sanders! He wants to shake t...

Millennials Give Thanks Too

Maude Standish | Posted 01.28.2013 | Good News
Maude Standish

Millenials are often described as an entitled generation. But this Thanksgiving as Millennials sat down in front of their turkey dinners, they found that even in these tough times they have a whole lot to be thankful for.

In Search of, Like, Eloquence: Language Zen for College Grads

Rob Asghar | Posted 01.11.2012 | Home
Rob Asghar

Here's the beginner phase: Drop the word like. By using such teen Valley-speak, or Kardashian-speak, you dropped your IQ, in the minds of others, by no less than 20 points.

Student and Youth Voters Face Higher Hurdles Than Others to Register and Vote in 2010

Brian J. Siebel | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Brian J. Siebel

Students and other millennials are an important and growing portion of the electorate. They will be 20% of the voting age population in 2010, up from...

The Millennials are Coming

Jason Rae | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jason Rae

Millennials. You may have heard the term. Those born after 1977 are more optimistic, service-oriented and progressive than Gen X'ers.

The GOP's Challenge to Win Back Young Voters

Kristen Soltis Anderson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Kristen Soltis Anderson

The idea that the GOP can get all of their members to sign up for Twitter, flip its position on gay marriage and suddenly have young voters rushing to join the party misses the point.

Obama Generation

Nicolaus Mills | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Nicolaus Mills

My students may not think of themselves as "Generation O," but what they see in Obama is someone whose informality, belief in personal disclosure, and fondness for teamwork parallels theirs.

Online and Off, Millennials Redefine Civil Rights Activism

Tanene Allison | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tanene Allison

Many believe that if Millenials are online activists and information seekers, we are not also at rallies or organizing at our schools. This is just patently untrue.