Tag: vote

Jamaica

Lisa Hanna Voices Disappointment With Jamaica’s OAS Vote

The Permanent Council of the Organization of American States (OAS) agreed “to not recognize the legitimacy of Nicolas Maduro’s new term as of the 10th of January of 2019.” The resolution was approved with 19 votes in favor, six against, eight abstentions and one absent. Lisa Hanna, Opposition Spokesperson on Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, while speaking with host Emily […]

EDITORIAL

Time to Rethink The Voting Age

In a representative democracy, voting is part of the political process and is also the method by which the electorate appoints its representatives in its government. Now, over the years the voting age has been reduced to 18 in many countries. However, today, more and more people are arguing for reducing the voting age to 16. Here, one wonders whether […]