I am a regular reader of the Core Knowledge Blog. Today I read some of the most inspiring words about voting. Here is an excerpt.
Here’s hoping that our young people have been well-served by the adults entrusted with their education, so that they appreciate the ideals of our democracy and the sloppy miracle of this day. May their knowledge of history be deep enough to allow a little bit of awe–and a large amount of pride–to witness a handover of power marked by passion, but not by tanks in the streets and flights into exile.Go now and read the entire post (it's short). You'll be glad you did.