“I don’t understand why we have an education problem in the first place,” says legendary singer/songwriter will.i.am. He’s speaking out as part of our #DearNextPresident campaign and his message is clear: The next president needs to fix education. “If we’re gonna fight a war on terror, we should also fight a war on education,” and that means putting education first.
Watch will.i.am’s full message to the next president and then make your own video and add your voice to the conversation. Fusion is asking young people around the country to talk about their most pressing issues this election season using the phrase “Dear next president … ” You can learn more about the project, hear more voices from the campaign, and learn how to contribute your own video to #DearNextPresident.