Where the Candidates Stand: Iraq War

Use IndyKids’ ballot to hold an election in your classroom. To get the information you need to vote, read about the candidates positions on the Iraq War, the Economy, Global Warming, Education, Immigration and Health Care. And find out how much money the...

A President for Sale

By ERIN THOMPSON Illustration: Dave Baker If you read the news or watch TV news, you might think there are only two candidates running for president in November: Democratic candidate Barack Obama and Republican candidate John McCain. There are actually many other...

Kasparov Makes His Move

by IndyKids Staff Chess champion grandmaster Garry Kasparov, left, is running for President of Russia against President Vladimir Putin. Kasparov retired from chess in 2005 and since then has been one of President Putin’s most vocal critics. However, polls show that...

Mexico Election Controversy

By IndyKids Staff A court in Mexico declared Felipe Calderon the new president two months after the election of July 2. Official election results showed Calderon won by a hair against Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador. Lopez Obrador found evidence of extensive cheating in...