Civic engangement is important in neighborhoods such as where I live. There are several elderly people who live independently, but it is always a good idea to keep them in mind during sever weather in case they are in need of something. If I don't see someone for more than a day, a pop in visit is made to see that they are alright.
Civic engagement refers to participation by individuals and groups in public affairs. It ranges from voting to communicating one’s opinions to public officials to running for public office. Even before Alexis de Tocqueville it has been considered one of the hallmarks of American democracy. ...Read the rest of this topic
According to the Pew Research Center, by the election of 2020 the number of gen xers and millennials will outnumber baby boomers and the older generation. What impact, if any, will this new generation of voters have on the direction of the United States? http://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2017/07/31/millennials-and-gen-xers-outvoted-boomers-and-older-generations-in-2016-election/