He calls on citizens to 'serve a cause larger than themselves.'
Readers write about a return to a gold standard, suppressing piracy through rule of law, how a tax on gas would help the Big Three automakers, and why California's Prop 8 should be reconsidered.
This election acts as a referendum on Chávez.
Readers write about the US government's role in the global tobacco industry, whether the Democrats will end partisanship in Washington, and Europe's reaction to the election of Barack Obama.
A coalition force tasked with fishery protection would address a root cause of the crisis.
Readers write about prejudice in the US, the benefits of returning to the gold standard, and American ideals.
Readers write about whether marriage is a right guaranteed by the Constitution, reverting back to the gold standard, and the benefits of cycling to work.