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SHOULD THE

VOTING AGE BE
LOWERED TO 16?
M A D E BY
N O U R A FA T H I A S A L A M A
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CLASS 15
A D U LT ?
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Democracy another.
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NOW LOWERING
VOTING
AGE?
In my opinion, No.

IMMATURE
CHOICE
REPRESEN
-
TATIVE
1 1 VOTER
8 6 TURNOUT
IMMATURE CHOICE
In country that
already had 16 as its
voting age:
NOT REALLY
CARE

NOT ACTUALLY
VOTE

16 year olds
informed, clever, and interested in politics
WRONG CANDIDATE
MINORITY
REPRESENTATIVE

Right? 12-year-
old?
Representativ Toddler?
e?
All citizen? Parents!

Broad range of
opinion
balanced
responsible voters
VOTER TURNOUT
Pitiful voter turnout?
Reason:
SYSTEM IS
UNFAIR

DONT TRUST
POLITICAL
PARTIES

youngest age group has always


provided the lowest turnout at
elections
lowering the voting Further reduce turnout even more.
age wont solve
these problems
STANDING UP TO
GERONTOCRACY?

However, givingneed
Younger people themto
the
beright to voteinbefore
interested
they are educated and experienced enough to
politics.
make truly informed decisions would be a
disaster.
We
shouldnt
lower the
voting age
to 16
since they
are not
mature
Educated
enough to
enough
decide
Experienced
which
enough
Then vote
parties