bsa domination (was: Re: Canadian scouts-l (66 lines))
gregor herrmann (Gregor.Herrmann@UIBK.AC.AT)
Mon, 31 Oct 1994 16:43:26 +0100
> It has been charged, and there is some merit to that charge, that this list
> is dominated by issues, and members, of the BSA. I would submit that that
> is a function of population and availability of technology. ONLY!
my problem is not that most posters are from the USA but that most of
the themes only relate to BSA; i also dislike the attitude of some of
the list's members who equal "scouting" and "bsa"
> Following is a quote from the "usage guidlines" that I recieved when I first
> "While the groups discussed may be heavily weighted towards the programs
> of the Boy Scouts of America (BSA), we DO INCLUDE WAGGGS (Girl Scouts
> and Girl Guides), Boys' and Girls' Clubs, and other world-wide scouting
> and youth organizations. We also welcome you if you belong to NO
> national youth organization."
that tells us a lot: 1) BSA 2) rest of america 3) rest of the world
... say something about priorities ...
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