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Politics as high school, high school as politics


 

With kids standing in for Harper, Ignatieff, Layton, Duceppe and May, a high school social sciences class reenacts the federal political debate.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ccvGyPgwleA&feature=related

Parts two and three after the jump.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5aVeNLxP13E&feature=related

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9YnmsXMRCWg&feature=related

More here, including the dramatic—though interrupted twice by announcements from the principal’s office—election results.


 

Politics as high school, high school as politics

  1. I prefer this format to the round table.

  2. I prefer a more adversarial format. I want "You had an option, sir".

    Also that girl kind of sounds like Lizzy May.