Why We Need To Repeal The 26th Amendment And Raise The Voting Age

“Young people are in a condition like permanent intoxication, because youth is sweet and they are growing.” – Aristotle War was the catalyst that brought about the 26th amendment. If a man can be drafted to fight and die for his country at age eighteen, why can’t he vote until age twenty-one? It was a simple argument, and it won popular support. As much as I agree with that sentiment, I advocate for the repeal of the 26th amendment. The military draft has been retired. The voting age should be raised Read more […]