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Should Youth Votes Count More Than Votes Cast by Elderly Citizens?
Youth have a higher stake in the future of their country than their elderly counterparts.
They will be alive longer, so they will have to deal with the consequences of political action and policies for longer.
With an ageing population, this is untrue: the elderly may still have decades left to them.
Young people have not contributed anything to the nation, whereas the elderly have already contributed everything to it.