The Politics of Generation X
Forum participants explored the reasons for political apathy amongst young Americans. They discussed whether this signified a problem for society, and how politicians and others could engage Generation X. They also responded to audience questions.
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Melanie L. Campbell Executive Director and CEO National Coalition on Black Voter Participation
Julia Cohen Executive Director Youth Vote 2000
Alison Byrne Fields Manager Rock the Vote
Costas Panagopoulos Instructor New School University
Richard Thau Executive Director Third Millenium
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