The event was a collaboration between the University of Westminster and My Life My Say (MLMS), a national youth-led movement working to evolve relationships between young people and decision-makers. The panel discussion aimed to answer questions posed by the controversial elections and to provide critical analysis on the presidential candidates’ proposed policies.
Speakers in the event included:
- Beth Gardiner, Freelance journalist writing for the New York Times, the International Herald Tribune, the Guardian
- Professor Jonathan Bell, Director of UCL's Institute of the Americas and teacher of US history at University College London
- Dr Jacob Parakilas, Assistant Head of the US and the Americas Programme at Chatham House