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NCPR News Adirondack teens talk democracy 11/13/06
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Last Tuesday, kids across the U.S. were talking with Americans about the importance of voting. The national project was organized by journalist and writer Sue Halpern, who spends much of year in Johnsburg, in the Adirondacks. Halpern says it was a chance for students to hear from people who see voting as a duty and a crucial part of their lives. As Brian Mann reports, their idealism played out this year against one of the nastiest and most controversial campaigns on record.
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