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how can we convince people to vote?

Today an important portion of people doesn't attend the election officies to vote.and, indeveloping countries like Morocco.As it reachsd approximately 43 per cent in the last parlimental ecletions.Of course,the decrease of this rate is due to the lost of confidense in the policies undergone by the politicians...

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  • Jan 9 2014: I will not vote as long as corporations are "individuals" or until K street is bulldozed. I have been convinced that our three branches of government serve only the tree trunk of finance. Democrat or republican, which type of crook would you like? No thanks
    • Jan 10 2014: Im not here to convince you to vote..absolutly no!.but, lets face the truth and admit that all we have is "talk".i live in morocco and I can ensure you that living here is worst than living in yours.However morocco is my beloved home. we have to be realistic,not by blaming or "surrender",but faith .- GOD said that we have the power of choice,that way there is a punishment,you can make your destiny ,you can freed ur society-even you can bulldoze K street hh
      • Jan 10 2014: Thats fair and youre right about not surrendering. I appreciate the fact that we in yhe U.S. have far fewer struggles than most of the people in this planet. As much as you're not trying to convince me to vote, I dont mean to convince you not to vote. From what I've seen in my time here though, is that the U.S. political system is and has been broken. Our votes ultimately count for nothing, because campaign finance allows if not causes our politicians to sell their votes. If financial lobbying was outlawed I would be at the poll every chance I got. I started a conversation yesterday about an avenue I think we have available to us to make some changes to the way corporations and their lobbyists work. We have to work through the system we have available to us and since all that seems to matter to our politicians and corporations is money then we will speak to them in that language. Thanks for the response! I wish you the best.

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