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For youth, advice on military, and dissent

Activists try to talk teens out of signing up for Uncle Sam

By Douglas Belkin
Globe Staff / June 11, 2006

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ANDOVER -- In a surge of patriotism last September, Kristina Bourque raised her right hand and took the first of two oaths to serve in the Marine Corps. But last week, three months before she is set to ship off to Parris Island, she was biting her lower lip and talking about improvised explosive devices and sniper fire. (Full article: 1400 words)

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