12-Year-Old Boy Scouts Offer To Give Breast Exams
This post was contributed by a community member. The views expressed here are the author's own. Joe and Laura Swainston always wanted a naturist place of their own. In , the dream became a reality when the couple purchased 40 acres and subdivided the unrecorded plat into building lots in rural Hudson. The Swainstons also set aside seven acres of the land for a new private business called City Retreat Naturist Park.
There have also been innumerable national camps attended by parties of scouts from neighbouring countries. The Boy Scout movement was intended for boys 11 to 14 or 15 years of age, but it soon became apparent that programs for younger and older boys were needed.
Accordingly, in Baden-Powell founded a parallel organization for younger boys, the Wolf Cubs known in some countries as Cub Scouts.
Programs have been developed for even younger boys Beaver Scouts in the U. In the U. In the word Boy was dropped from the name of the British organization, and in the s girls were allowed to join at the Cub level and upward.
In the late 20th century the Boy Scouts of America BSA faced growing criticism over its ban on homosexual troop leaders. In James Dale, an openly gay assistant scoutmaster, sued the organization after he was expelled.
Boy Scouts of America v. Dale eventually reached the U.
Supreme Courtwhich ruled in favour of the BSA in The controversy continued, however, and some corporate sponsors stopped funding the BSA. In Robert M.
Gates -the former U. He subsequently sought to end the ban, and in July it was lifted, though exceptions were made for church-sponsored troops.
Read or download the Boy Scouts of America's most up-to-date guide to safe scouting here. Apr 26, - Explore juliefette's board "Vintage Boy Scouts", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Boy scouts, Eagle scout and Cub scouts. Feb 18, Boy Scouts, organization, originally for boys from 11 to 14 or 15 years of age, that aimed to develop in them good citizenship, chivalrous behavior, and skill in outdoor activities. The Boy Scout movement was founded in Great Britain in by Lieutenant General Robert S.S. (later Lord) Baden-Powell.
In the BSA announced that it would admit younger girls to its Cub Scout organization starting in and would introduce a program for older girls, enabling them to earn the rank of Eagle Scout, in Infacing numerous lawsuits stemming from allegations of child sexual abuse by some Scout leaders, the BSA declared bankruptcy.
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Sep 14, A Boy Scout leader sang 'Hakuna Matata' while naked. The organization didn't investigate, suit says The allegation is part of a $ million civil lawsuit filed in March by the parents of two. Sep 02, Cruelty, Perversion and the Boy Scouts: A Personal Recollection September 2, by Mark Greene 12 Comments In a deeply personal post, Mark Greene recalls the . Find high-quality Boy Scout stock photos and editorial news pictures from Getty Images. Download premium images you can't get anywhere else.