From the Peace Corps to Americorps: An Interview with Harris Wofford, Torchbearer for National Service

In an inaugural address that has become a poignant reminder of the idealism of the mid-twentieth century, President John F. Kennedy chal¬≠lenged Americans to “ask not what your country can do for you – ask what you can do for your country.” By throwing down the gauntet, he inspired a strong sense of national purpose and pride among the American people. His New Frontier programs...
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