Tue, 11 Jun 1991 23:14:26 -0400
The current issue (6-17-91) of INSIGHT has as its cover story:
SCOUTS dis-HONOR - Two Decades of Sexual Abuse in the Boy Scouts of America.
416 cases are documented, by state, some in detail. The closing section
documents the "secret obsession" of the "Boy-Man Who Started It All" -
Baden-Powell, whose diary comments on "...photos of naked boys...are
The story does not directly bring out that BSA seems to be reasonably
successful in weeding out its misfits, and in training boys to "fight back"
if improperly approached.
This story should be read, not that it is at all enjoyable, but because our
critics are likely to pick up on it.
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City