The 26th amendment

GOVERNMENT

explain what took place in the significant event

World war 2 and vietnam war, when young men were denied the right to vote, but could fight for our country.


In what ways did the people fight for their right to vote?

The activist got their allies together and had student demonstrations and slogans saying " old enough to fight, old enough to vote".


What obstacles did the people face?

NEA- student program, NEA representative assembly and Project 18. Teaming up with the organizations and creating the youth coalition.