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Macron puts army general in charge of national service

Reuters

French President Emmanuel Macron delivers a speech at the Alb’Oru cultural centre in Bastia, on the French Mediterranean island of Corsica, February 7, 2018. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier Reuters… 330 more words

YouGov Poll: 48% Support Compulsory Military Service, 36% Oppose

A brand-new YouGov poll revealed 48% of people that voted in the poll supporting bringing back compulsory military service in the UK are against it. And 36% are opposed to it. 184 more words

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Miss Gray's Speech - Summer Term 1917

On Whit-Monday, May 28th, Miss Gray, the High Mistress of St. Paul’s School, talked to the Staff and elder girls about Teaching as National Service. She said it had been hard for many teachers not to be rebels to their own work, when there seemed to be such pressing need of other forms of service more directly helpful to our gallant men; but in reality, nothing could be more important for the nation than the training of the generation who would have to carry on what our men are fighting for. 91 more words

Summer Term 1917

Eight States Selected to Receive Afterschool Grants from ASC, Mott Foundation

New program development initiative will expand afterschool opportunities through AmeriCorps

For Immediate Release

Contact: Emily Steinberg, (202) 813-0807
esteinberg@statecommissions.org

Washington, D.C. — Eight states will be better poised to expand out-of-school time opportunities for youth at a statewide level, thanks to a grant of $250,000 from the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation. 538 more words

AmeriCorps

Service & Travel: My Service Year in AmeriCorps NCCC

After college, my main goal was to dedicate a year of my life to giving back to others. There were many different programs that were available to me, but the one that sounded like the perfect fit at that point in my life was AmeriCorps’ National Civilian Community Corps. 2,394 more words

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'Ride Safe'

“Christmas passes have been issued men and you need to organise a safe ride home. Here’s your reflective ‘Ride Safe’ band “Daar gat julle” (bugger off) … ” 762 more words

SADF

How my father beat polio to become a professional footballer

Today is World Polio Day, a day to raise awareness, funds and support to eradicate polio – a vaccine preventable disease that still threatens children in parts of the world today. 1,294 more words

1950s Footballers