With the midterms approaching on November 4, 2014, it’s crucial that Millennials understand the importance of their vote and participation in government.
This Tuesday, October 14 on #MillennialTalk, we will be discussing our perspective on Government and Public Service with Tara Maller @TaraMaller.
Tara Maller serves as the Associate Director for Strategic Communications for the Franklin Project. She is also a research fellow in the International Security Program at New America. Tara also previously served as a military analyst at the Central Intelligence Agency, where she focused on the Iraq insurgency. During college, she interned in the DC Senate office of Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton. She has recently published articles with ForeignPolicy.com, CNN.com, BlogsofWar.com, Bloomberg View, Al Jazeera America & The Huffington Post. She has also appeared as a commentator on Bloomberg, CNN, MSNBC, Fox, Al Jazeera America and HuffPost Live. Tara is also currently a member of the Truman National Security Project and a fellow with the Millennial Action Network. She received her Ph.D. in Political Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a M.A. in international relations from the University of Chicago. She graduated with a B.A. in government from Dartmouth College.
Some of our talking point for Tuesday’s chat:
Why Millennial engagement is important on domestic and foreign policy.
How Millennials can become politically engaged and more tied to their country.
How can technology be used to empower Millennials and engage them?
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