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Youth to Vote

By Brenda C.
Oklahoma, Age 12

Voters head to the polls in November, 2008. What about half the people don't realize is society is cutting out people with a voice: Youth. The National Youth Rights Association is putting a stop to this. What do kids have to say?

''I think kids get looked down upon too much,'' says one of our sixth grade students. ''I mean, we are people, and we have opinions and birth entitled rights.''