Scouts-L Mail Archive for December of 1999: Re: New OA Election process
Re: New OA Election process
Mon, 13 Dec 1999 10:04:45 -0500
James wrote :
<<No one gets in that doesn't deserve to.>>
That is NOT the same as "All deserving Scouts get in".
Boys go through Cub Scouts and then Boy Scouts and the entire
time we are telling them to Do Your Best and that they can accomplish
anything they set their minds to. Then we come up with what is really
a clique for them to try to get into and break their spirits when they
It seems to me that getting into this goes against everything we have
been teaching our boys for years.
Can anybody explain or defend to me why this process is the way it is?
CM & WDL
Fort Orange District
Twin Rivers Council