free SO VOTE! posters
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But the federal
election in 2008 had the lowest turnout since Confederation. And turnout is often worse amongst people who
are poor, disadvantaged, and marginalized.
don't hear their issues being talked about during an election, they
might not see much reason to vote. And when our lawmakers are elected
without equal participation of large segments of society, democracy
isn't working as well as it should.
SO VOTE! reminds
people that elections at all levels of government can directly affect
the things that matter most to them. Community
Legal Education Ontario, our community partners, and The
Works Design Communications Ltd. have developed a poster that
highlights issues of concern to low-income and disadvantaged voters.
We hope you
will help us get the SO VOTE! message out. To do this, you can: