COVID-related National Service cannot just be gap year for privileged youth

ASU Lodestar Center

The new opportunities for national service must be fulfilled by Americans who reflect the full tapestry of diverse backgrounds, voices and experiences that make up our nation — especially those who already live in the communities of color disproportionately affected by this crisis.

One Web. For All.


We are working with the Media and Democracy Coalition and other policy wonk allies to call on everyone to voice their boldest ideas for closing the digital divide. In Milwaukee, they're spreading knowledge about the current state of copyright and what it means for artists by screening the film Copy/Bad Copy , featuring appearances by Girl Talk, Danger Mouse, and Lawrence Lessig. Nathaniel James, OneWebDay.

Secret Agent L: Covering the Globe with Random Acts of Kindess

Have Fun - Do Good

Well, I think first of all, I'm definitely a person of faith, so I pray about it, The other thing is that for most of my adult life I always had this voice in my heart that was telling me, "You really need to enact goodness. He's out of Milwaukee. Photo by Rob de la Cretaz "We're so busy. We walk down the street. We're listening to our iPods. We're plugged into our phones. We're looking down at our BlackBerries. We're not actually acknowledging the people around us.

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