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Young Campaigners

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Young Campaigners

Young Campaigners

Young Campaigners

Only Available in Archive Formats.

A generation ago, a veritable children's crusade of college students campaigned in early primary states on behalf of presidential candidates opposed to the Vietnam War. It's been a while since any issue was that big on campus, but every presidential cycle still inspires a cohort of volunteers for candidates in both parties. NPR's Anthony Brooks reports on the current crop.

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