Seb McCarthy

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Youth Offending: The Case for a New Approach

(0) Comments | Posted March 1, 2013 | 3:33 PM

The 'future generation' that we all hear so much about from our politicians is forecasted to be a criminal one, with arguably the most worrying figure released last year from the Ministry of Justice telling us that young people between the ages 10-17 accounted for almost 18% of arrests made....

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Give Us the Vote, and Now

(45) Comments | Posted November 12, 2012 | 6:00 PM

We are constantly hearing news about how politicians are trying to get young people politically active, but the answer is simple - Give us the vote. With Alex Salmond's decision to allow sixteen year olds the vote on the referendum regarding Scottish independence, his attempt to restore political participation for...

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