Michael Connery discusses Youth to Power: How Today's Young Voters Are Building Tomorrow's Progressive Majority
Nearly half of today's young voters under thirty identify themselves as Democrats, and they voted overwhelmingly Democratic in the 2006 election, and we may be seeing a boon for that party, which they may ultimately lead to a progressive resurgence in American politics.
Michael Connery blogs about progressive youth politics at futuremajority.com, is a writer at MyDD.com, and a contributor to TechPresident.com and the Huffington Post- Cody's Books
Michael Connery is a political junkie and accidental activist who became involved in politics during the early days of the Dean campaign. He is a founder of Music for America, and served as its Communications Director and Web Editor from February 2003 until December of 2004. He is a Fellow with the Center for Independent Media and blogs fulltime about progressive youth politics at Future Majority. Michael is also a weekend front-page writer on MyDD.com and a contributer to TechPresident.com.
He is the author of Youth to Power, a book about the role of the Millennial Generation in progressive politics.