- Generation whY - 20131003- John Green and Christina Postolowski

Join host, Andrew Tint as he highlights the issues facing Generation Y. 'Generation whY' explores the issues facing Millennials.

The concerns confronting the millennial generation affect more than just a select few- the entire nation is deeply impacted by the tribulations of Generation Y as they come of age. Join Andrew as he discusses a wide range of topics that include; student loan debt, internships, social media, and more. His guests will include OURTIME.org co-founder Matt Segal, host of the David Pakman show David Pakman, John Green and more.

This weeks guest include New York Times best selling author, John Green, an American writer of young adult fiction, a YouTube vlogger and educator. He won the 2006 Printz Award for his debut novel, Looking for Alaska, and reached number one on a New York Times Best Seller list with The Fault in Our Stars in January 2012. John Green has recently released a set of videos about the American Healthcare System. John will be discussing some of his more recent videos about the absurdity of our health care system.

We also have Christina Postolowski, Senior Policy Analyst at Young Invincibles, a non-partisan organization motivated by the recognition that young people’s voices were not being heard in the debate over health care reform. Christina is a legal fellow at Young Invincibles focusing on higher education and health care policy. She has substantial legal and policy experience in the fields of immigration and women’s rights, both domestically and internationally. As Co-President of the Georgetown chapter of Law Student’s for Reproductive Justice, Christina was part of a successful national campaign to ensure that all student health insurance plans cover women’s preventive services under the Affordable Care Act. Christina comes on the air to help separate fact from fiction when discussing Obamacare.

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