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For First Time, Millennials And Gen X Were A Majority Of Electorate In 2016

For First Time, Millennials And Gen X Were A Majority Of Electorate In 2016

The youngest two generations of voters finally outstripped the number of older voters in 2016 — a sign of how politicians will have to grapple with winning over a fast-changing electorate.

Changing America, Part V: The Coming Millennial Boom

Changing America, Part V: The Coming Millennial Boom

“Across the nation, that younger generation, the millennial generation, is rising. It is the most diverse generation in American history, and also the largest generation in the workforce. “

Activism and politics share strong ties for Millennial generation

Activism and politics share strong ties for Millennial generation

Prior to Donald Trump’s tumultuous presidential election, a number of millennials determined their lives would remain the same regardless of who was elected, Jamira Burley reflected in a recent interview.

How MTV got millennials to vote for James Mathison using Facebook

How MTV got millennials to vote for James Mathison using Facebook

James Mathison and MTV explain how they rallied a generation of disenfranchised millennials to challenge Tony Abbott for his seat at Warringah using Facebook.

Millennials trust democracy less than their parents

Millennials trust democracy less than their parents

Attitudes towards the value of elections and virtue of authoritarianism finds younger people in developed countries have less faith in democracy than their parents and grandparents, a study has found.