Keeping the Dream Alive? Teens Passive about 2012 Voting

Voting is one of many exciting steps along the way to becoming an adult.  Straight Up Urban Voice’s Amuche Nwafor, discovered that voting intimidates some teens at Northwestern High School, where she is a sophomore.  They plan to sit out this presidential election.  Hear why.


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