27 Jan Should the minimum voting age be lowered?
“In 1971, the United States lowered the federal voting age from 21 to 18, because 18-year-olds could serve in armed forces but not vote.
Nowadays, teenagers are showing great interest in politics. Technological advancements have made them better informed than ever. Studies of cold cognition have proven that the skills necessary to make informed decisions are firmly in place by the age of 16.
There is an increased demand for lowering the minimum voting age to 16.
What are your thoughts? Should the minimum voting age be lowered?
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Should the minimum voting age be lowered?