High voter apathy and low voter turnout is not the fault of voters. They are signs of epic failure, the fault of those in power. The result of the establishment and electoral process losing credibility with voters… be it due to incompetence, ineptness, corruption, oppression, nepotism, cronyism or whatever. Failed leaders love high voter apathy and low voter turnout. It keeps them in power. The solution is not to try to shame voters back into the polls to vote for more of the same. The solution is to work daily to remove/pressure failed leadership from power and restore credibility.
Editorial: Elections can’t fix pressing problems unless voters go to the polls
Sometimes, even the best-intended efforts in local elections can go down in flames if they aren’t marketed well enough to motivate high voter turnout. In Tuesday’s local elections, voters soured