Demeter is an independent journalist and political commentator, appearing on Yahoo,
"The youth is the literal future of our country. Problem is, we are politically powerless until age eighteen. Though a legitimate restriction to some extent, this disenfranchisement is just one cause of our youth's political apathy. Why should we bother to understand politics if we can't even vote?" said Demeter. "What's more, politics are intentionally confusing, esoteric. The media's buzzwords coupled with the bureaucratic lexicon of policymakers on
To actualize POLITICAST, Demeter and his team will use funding to:
• Rent a professional-grade TV studio capable of live, HD broadcasting, collaborative editing, and global video conferencing.• Assign and delegate youth contributors to produce local, national, and even international, on-location video reports.• Simplify buzzwords and bureaucratic language, without dilution of information, so as to render vital news accessible and easy to understand.
POLITICAST is the first news and political broadcasting network run entirely by teenagers. It offers teens interested in politics, but who lack a voice, a platform to communicate key political issues to the world. POLITICAST was created by award-winning filmmaker and political activist