Advise and Dissent: Aiesha Bluntson


What would you like to tell president-elect Barack Obama? Advise and Dissent features opinions on what the new president should be thinking and doing. This opinion came from Your Turn — Teens advise the next president on what youth need.

Stop gangs and gun violence: You could stop the sale of guns to kids or making it so easy to get hem. Make more kids go to school so they can do something positive with their life. Stop all the gangs, pay more attention to the little people because we are the future, and if you don’t help us now while were young the future does not look so bright. — Aiesha Bluntson, 12, Afrocentric Academy