I never imagined that what I think is one of the coolest things out there was originally conceived as a weapon against communism in the Cold War. I’ll give you some hints, and you can see how long it takes to figure it out.
It was signed into law on this day in 1961 by JFK.
It originally targeted developing countries in the hopes of reducing the allure of communism.
It is an “army” of volunteers.
Another word for “army” is “corps.”
The Peace Corps.
Still going strong today. The Cold War, not so much.