Thanasi DilosNational OfficerNext-Generation Politics
Thanasi Dilos was born in New York City. The son of a Cypriot refugee and Greek lawyer, he has been involved in politics since a very young age. In his freshman year of high school, he started working at The Scoop, where his articles amassed over 500,000 views. He founded Politicized News in March of 2018, with the goal of giving a platform to youth journalists and letting them speak their minds, without discrimination based on their ideology. He is a member of the All American Model-UN team, he travels around the world competing in Ivy-League run competitions, and he works to teach debate in many NYC public schools. In short, he works nonstop to grow youth involvement in civics, and instill his love of politics in others his age.