Youth discussion on the list
Tue, 10 Jun 1997 18:51:29 -0400 (EDT)
Friends on SeaScout-Net:
If my more than 35 years in Scouting has taught me anything it is that youth
need to be heard. Sometimes there seems to be a tendency on the net to "put
down" youth who post to the net. Can we be a little more tolerant? Even
I have benefited personally from youth contacts on this net. I believe much
could be gained from elected officer dialogue on the net and some of us old
timers might benefit as well. It would be a shame if youth members found it
necessary to go elsewhere to express themselves on Sea Scouting and we would
I see this net as one of the greatest mechanisms we have ever had to share
ideas broadly. My e-mail box is stuffed with unsolicited ads, I don't know
about yours. I scan the list and delete the ones I don't want to even open.
We can do the same thing with net mail. Let's keep the forum open to everyone
interested in Sea Scouting/Exploring!
If anyone feels the need, you may flame me directly at SES207@aol.com.
SES-207 Committee Chairman