YES ON QQ WON!

Thanks to the amazing leadership of students across Oakland, youth have won the right to vote in School Board elections!! Thank you to all of you who supported the young people’s movement to center youth power and strengthen democracy!

Measure QQ will:

Join the ACLU, League of Women Voters, OEA, Mayor Schaaf, CA Schools Superintendent Tony Thurmond, Alameda Labor Council, Alameda County Democratic Party, and more in supporting YES on QQ!​

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The @OakYouthVote campaign, led by @OaklandKids1st, aims to give 16 & 17-year-olds the opportunity to vote in school board elections. @COOLHANDLUKE & Sonja Kaleva discuss how the campaign came to be & what lessons they learned.

@ForgeOrganizing article: http://bit.ly/3tneUDH

“We want to be at the table, not on the menu!” @OaklandKids1st's @COOLHANDLUKE & Sonja Kaleva tell the story of the @OakYouthVote campaign to give 16 and 17 year olds the right to vote in school board elections. https://forgeorganizing.org/article/oakland-students-turn-tables

@16andVOTE @makeit16nz @16ToVoteProject @votesat16 @Vote16USA @tds_voting16 @16Activate @Votesat1611 @Vote16Hawaii @OakYouthVote @16andvote In Wales this May, it will be the first time for our 16 year old to have their say. https://senedd.wales/visit/education-and-youth-engagement/vote-16/

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