Re: Military service = the best & only way to serve your country?
Like with so much in life, there is not a one size fits all answer. Obviously, the military is not the only way to serve. As President George W Bush said, they best way most Americans can serve their country is to help contribute to a vibrant economy.
Originally Posted by pramjockey
Are you a Star Trek fan? I like to think military and prisons could one day be a thing of the past. I like Conlib's reference to the Peace Corps.
"No free government, or the blessings of liberty, can be preserved to any people but by a firm adherence to justice, moderation, temperance, frugality, and virtue; and by a frequent recurrence to fundamental principles."
-- Patrick Henry