A sardonic Knock the Vote advert that includes actors as aged White supporters of President Donald Trump was launched on Sept. 24. The viral marketing campaign paid for by ACRONYM, a digital group working for progressive change, is an pressing cry to get younger voters to the polls throughout subsequent month’s midterm elections.
— ACRONYM (@anotheracronym) September 25, 2018
The individuals in the advert taunt millennials with the social issues that plague their technology. “Local weather change? That’s a you drawback. I’ll be lifeless quickly,” one lady declared in the PSA.
Others stated, “Positive, college shootings are unhealthy, however I haven’t been in a faculty in 50 years,” and “I can’t preserve observe of which lives matter.”
Though the advert could seem harsh, there may be some reality to it. In line with The Washington Publish, younger American voters statistically don’t present as much as vote in elections.
“Midterms, primaries, each single election — we’ll be there, however you received’t,” the Trump supporters continued. “As a result of we’re a technology of doers, not whiners. And we’re doing nice.”
Whether or not you agree with the advert above, ensure you’re registered to vote by your state’s deadline and take motion for the leaders you need to see in workplace.