To the Best of Our Knowledge Published by To the Best of Our Knowledge Should We Let Babies Vote? Listen Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/678196/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend If democracy means balancing everyone's interests, then why shouldn't children -- and even babies -- have a vote? Political scientist and columnist Jonathan Bernstein makes the case for letting kids as young as twelve take part in elections.