scouts-l Mail Archive for July of 2000: Re: Dale vs BSA
Cheryl Singhal (csinghal@CAPACCESS.ORG
Mon Jul 03 1972 - 16:19:58 CDT
On Mon, 3 Jul 2000, Sarah Nunez wrote:
> On 07/03/00, Ed Thompson <thompson@VAX2.WINONA.MSUS.EDU> wrote:
> >We won't have to wait for chartering organizations or funding sources
> >to dry up: we will see it first in the loss of many potential new
> On the other hand, there are many more, like myself, who would have left
> if it had gone the other way, particularly if we saw it being
> implemented in such a way as to make it likely that our sons would be
I'm replying to Sarah's post here for a couple of reasons -- one of which
is, I can trust her not to misunderstand my intent. (g)
What bothers me most about the case itself is, how do we ethically preach
tolerance and understanding while displaying neither?
"All men are created equal and are endowed by their Creator with certain
And of course -- I'd sooner have my son associate with a person I knew to
be homosexual than with a homosexual who was still hiding it. I figure
that statistically at LEAST 5 of the teachers he had from Kindergarten
through 12th grade had to be homosexual, but I have no clue which 5.
Which is unnerving.