Episode 0: Welcome to Mi Politics

In the introductory episode, I go more in depth about why I believe a podcast like this is necessary, and the importance of millennials in the political process. [9:17]

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Elliott, L. (2016, July 18). Millennials may be first to earn less than previous generation. Retrieved from The Guardian: https://www.theguardian.com/society/2016/jul/18/millennials-earn-8000-pounds-less-in-their-20s-than-predecessors

Environics Analytics. (2016, January 22). Millennials: The Generation Du Jour. Retrieved from Environics Analytics: http://www.environicsanalytics.ca/blog-details/ea-blog/2016/01/22/millennials-the-generation-du-jour

Environics Research. (2017, February 15). New Survey Reveals Diversity of Canada’s Millennial Generation. Retrieved from Environics Research: http://environicsresearch.com/insights/new-survey-reveals-diversity-canadas-millennial-generation-social-values/

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