Voice of Democracy
1 November 2010
Does My Generation Have a Role in Americas Future? My generation does not have a role in America’s future, we are the future. The world is rapidly changing. Technology is outsmarting us. The military is weakening and my generation needs to step up. The government and economy is in our hands. My generation has many duties and jobs to perform. As the next generation we are learning from the past and conquering the future.
Every year it seems like companies come out with bigger and better cell phones, computers, cars, and iPods. Just when you thought you had the best, something better comes out. This is because technology has advanced since past generations. As the future generation, we have the role of creating bigger and better things. Since technology is advancing, our education also has to advance. Our grandparent’s idea of a computer was a lead pencil and a notebook. In the future our school list is going to consist of laptops. My generation is so much more complex. We have to learn how to use new technology, otherwise it is pointless. Our minds and thinking have to be able to keep up in the game of life. My generation has to get through life doing what we know best, because future generations after mine are going to be so much more advanced than what we know as young adults today. We must raise the next generation just as the past generations have raised us. It is my generation’s role to teach them just as we have been taught from the past generations so that the world will keep going after we are gone.
We will always need our military to protect the U.S. from foreign enemies. If people from my generation do not enroll into the military, then we will not have a military. If we do not have our military our rights might become intrigued upon by conquering nations. It is my generation’s duty to take charge and keep our military strong and our country free. We have to...