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Bending the arc toward national service
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, world
On Tuesday, French President Emmanuel Macron proposed mandatory “national service” for young people between the ages of 18 and 21. The main purpose: Help France overcome its social divisions and nurture patriotism. In Canada, meanwhile, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced last month that he is setting up a Canada Service Corps that will encourage – not force – young people between ages 15 and 30 to volunteer. read more


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