scouts-l Mail Archive for May of 2000: Re: Lack of Scouting influence ??
Cheryl Singhal (csinghal@CAPACCESS.ORG
Tue May 02 1972 - 08:46:15 CDT
On Tue, 2 May 2000, Bob Lazell wrote:
> > >and there are lots of boys out there
> > > that would rather be punished for doing something they love doing than
> > > to do it at all....
> > Doesn't this type of action go against many points of the Scout Law? In
> > fact, as leader you should discourage this type of action.
> Please, lets get a grip here! We are NOT talking about supporting a boy in
> a illegal or immoral choice of activity. A boy who chooses to participate
> in Scouting above the objections an "authority" is making a choice, that by
> all standards that should matter to society, is superior and laudable.
But -- WHO signs those permission slips so he can go on outings?
Obviously NOT his parents/legal guardians.