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    The Atlantic | Derek Thompson | 3/5/20 | 7 min
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    • KentFackenthall
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      1 week ago

      As an American ex-pat I can 100% relate to this. I know now that it was foolish, but for many of my younger years I never voted because as far as I was concerned it was a bunch of old guys who couldn’t relate to me or any issues I cared about.

    • chrissetiana
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      3 weeks ago

      Funny (sad, actually) how this is a common thing in Africa too.

    • jbuchana11 months ago

      I feel that Biden is an extreme example of this. He's just not mentally fit for the job. But Trump is worse. It's a painful situation.

      • kurpels11 months ago

        And the other guy had a heart attack. We don’t have great choices.

        • bill
          Top reader of all timeScoutScribe
          11 months ago

          Agreed.

    • Symmetria11 months ago

      Sounds like Nigeria. Our president is Darth Sidious

      • bill
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        11 months ago

        😂

    • jeff
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      11 months ago

      The split between the US and the UK/Europe is interesting. Youth disengagement as a possible explanation unfortunately rings true.