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Why Vote?

"By voting we add our voice to the chorus that forms opinions and the basis for actions."

-- Jens Stoltenberg

According to the California Secretary of State, "In the general election of 2014 voter turnout among California’s youth was one of the worst in California’s history; only 52% of eligible youth were registered to vote, which was more than 20 points below any other age group, and only 8% of eligible youth aged 18-24 voted" (CA SOS). If you do not vote, your community may not be heard!


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The Ethics of Voting - Jason Brennan
"When we vote, we can make government better or worse. In turn, our votes can make people’s lives better or worse. If we make bad choices at the polls, we get racist, sexist, and homophobic laws. Economic opportunities vanish or fail to materialize. We fight unjust and unnecessary wars."

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Latinos and the Voting Rights Act - Henry Flores
This volume explores the role race and racism played in the Texas redistricting process and the creation and passage of the state's Voter Identification Law in 2011.

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