By: Malachi Segers At the Time Warner Arena Thursday evening there was plenty of energy flowing in the crowd. At every opportunity, they were constantly cheering and chanting “Fired up, […]
by Bianca Brooks These are excerpts of interviews with young people in Charlotte on their generation’s civic engagement. Re: The Enthusiasm Gap Among Young Voters “They say he’s a do-nothing […]
Tour of the apartment in midtown Charlotte, North Carolina that served as Youth Radio’s home base during the 2012 Democratic National Convention.
By: Editor In 2008 Ayesha Walker attended the National Democratic Convention in Denver as a reporter for Youth Radio. This year she returned to the DNC, except this time as […]
By Bianca Brooks This story also aired on NPR’s All Things Considered. Over the past few weeks, President Obama has been heavily courting the youth vote, visiting college campuses in swing […]
By Andrew Meyer As you may have heard, championing the youth vote has been a major talking point throughout the DNC. I sat in on a Youth Council meeting, the […]
By: Sayre Quevedo The last two nights at the Democratic National Convention have had consistent themes: immigration, women’s rights, the economy, and college affordability. But one subject that has consistently […]