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Droning more bombs or penning legislation that invades America and the world?

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Why is it that we address so many problems with instantaneous blazing, maiming bombs when we should address them with the long-term healing, penned bullets herein?

And so, my fellow Americans: ask not what your country can do for you--ask what you can do for your country.

My fellow citizens of the world: ask not what America will do for you, but what together we can do for the freedom of man.

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Why should you help push Congress to introduce People's Lobby's citizen-initiated American World Service Corps (AWSCNS) National Service Congressional Proposal? Because its legislative bullets build:

- Robust, cost effective voluntary national service.

- Bigger platoons that respond to Katrinas.

- Public policy enlightenment gained via peaceful productive service at home and abroad.

- Healthy growth grown from "Missions not missiles.

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- Strategies that win hearts and minds that barn-building, can-do, action-oriented Americans understand and support; and needs no American blood to implement.

Why will sending a million Americans aged 18-70+ per year (.5 of 1% of U.S. 18+ population) strengthen volunteers, America, and the world? Because AWSCNS volunteers,, serving through already existing do-good organizations such as Peace Corps, AmeriCorps, Habitat, etc.:

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Dwayne served in the Peace Corps in the slums of Mumbai, India, worked several Habitat Projects, and was on the start-up team of the California Conservation Corps. He has a Ph.D. from Claremont Graduate University, has been a builder, teacher, (more...)
 

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