Obama recruiting young cadres

Attention young people of diversity! The leader has need for a youth corps. So says the leader's dear comrade and consort.  Something like that is underway now.  Andrew Malcolm writes in IBD: President Obama's election campaign is recruiting an army of determined community organizers to walk the streets of the nation's cities this summer and autumn in the footsteps of a young Chicago community organizer named Barack Obama. Recruits would gather other volunteers, register new voters, run phone banks and campaign events and knock on millions of doors to track voters' preferences and encourage supporters of the president's reelection. The massive, cross-country organization is called Obama Fellowships. It involves many thousands of unpaid volunteers, both full- and part-time with separate fellowships for the summer and the fall leading up to the Nov. 6 presidential election. Lest anyone think sacrifice for the leader goes unrewarded: She assures the...(Read Full Post)