National Day of Service? How ’bout 2 Years?

Teens Serve Elderly
Teens Serve Elderly

President-Elect Obama has called for a National Day of Service where Americans would endeavor to serve others directly or through non-profit organizations.  How about a national service requirement – like they have in many other countries – where all 18-year olds are required to spend two years either in military, community or volunteer service to their country?  Why just a day?

Published in: on January 4, 2009 at 11:40 pm  Leave a Comment  

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