Didn't some other charismatic leader start up a youth movement in a country racked by a depression?
Remember how that turned out?
A U.S. Department of Labor Web Site
Success Lasts a Lifetime with Job Corps
Job Corps is a free education and training program that helps young people learn a career, earn a high school diploma or GED, and find and keep a good job. For eligible youth at least 16 years of age, Job Corps provides the all-around skills needed to succeed in a career and in life.
Wonder if they'll hand out free brown shirts to the lucky ones?
Above -- Hitler Youth perform in the Hour of Commemoration in front of the town hall in Tomaszow, Poland in 1941. Their flags bear the ancient Germanic Sig-Rune 'S' symbolic of victory.
"My program for educating youth is hard. Weakness must be hammered away. In my castles of the Teutonic Order a youth will grow up before which the world will tremble. I want a brutal, domineering, fearless, cruel youth. Youth must be all that. It must bear pain. There must be nothing weak and gentle about it. The free, splendid beast of prey must once again flash from its eyes...That is how I will eradicate thousands of years of human domestication...That is how I will create the New Order." -- Adolf Hitler, 1933.
That's what Hitler offered his Youth Corp.
This is what the Obama Youth are being offered:
Career Preparation Period (CPP)During his/her first 60 days with Job Corps, the student:
Learns, demonstrates, and practices personal responsibility skills required at the workplace;
Learns, demonstrates, and practices job search skills including computer fluency;
Creates a personal career development plan (PCDP) with the help of Job Corps staff;
Commits to his/her PCDP; Visits and learns about One-Stop centers.
It's obvious our educational system is leaving many children behind. Our educational system is the costliest in the world, just like our medical care/insurance system. Looks like both cost a bundle and deliver up failures.