Re: BSA Membership Stats
Cheryl Singhal (csinghal@CAPACCESS.ORG)
Fri, 11 Oct 1996 12:27:26 -0400
On Thu, 10 Oct 1996, Hank Nest wrote:
> Also (and I know I'm going to get flamed for this ;> ), it's
> tradition. It's the same reason why girls are not allowed in Boy Scouting;
> why boys aren't allowed in Girl Scouting; why women aren't allowed to
> join fraternities; and why men aren't allowed to join sororities. It's
Yep, you're gonna get flamed. <VBG>
Women DO join fraternities. ALL honorary societies are fraternities,
regardless of whether the members are male or female. I belonged to
three of 'em (Freshmen honors, Parttimers, and married women) and served
as an officer in the last two.
Not that I argue with your premise, but you got a supporting fact wrong.
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City