Laura Adams is Public Relations and Development Specialist at Demos. Prior to joining Demos, Laura was a grassroots organizer with the Australian Youth Climate Coalition. She was a campus organizer for Australia’s first Power Shift summit in 2009 and helped support local youth climate action groups across her state to execute national climate action campaigns at the local level.
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Sunday, April 05, 2015
What the US Could Learn from Australia on Voting
When I was 18 and living in Australia, I enrolled to vote in my very first election. It was easy. I received a letter from the electoral commission wishing me a happy 18th birthday and informing me that it was now time to join my fellow Australians in performing my democratic duty—to vote—and...