Gutterman writes about the importance of the right to vote for

Roy Gutterman, associate professor of magazine, news and digital journalism and Tully Center director, wrote the opinion piece, “The right to vote is ‘the essence of a democratic society.’ Exercise it,” for

The right to vote has been a hard-fought right that embodies the most basic part of the democratic system: choosing the people and officials who will design, set and enforce laws and public policy, and defining what our society stands for.

Roy S. Gutterman