In the aftermath of the divisive 2020 presidential election, PBS NewsHour and Student Reporting Labs (SRL) will air We the Young People, a half-hour virtual special highlighting the impact of young voters. The show will be hosted by PBS NewsHour’s Amna Nawaz and feature teen voices, with a focus on issues that affect young people.
Watch the event in the video player above.
Special guests for the event will also include PBS NewsHour White House Correspondent Yamiche Alcindor, newly-elected young official — including New Hampshire State Rep. Tony Branch, 19; Kansas State Rep. Kristen O’Shea, 28; Michigan State Rep Abraham Aiyash, 26 –fact checkers from Poynter’s MediaWise program and student reporters from across the country.
You can register for the event here.