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An Introduction to the Boy Scouts and Their Help with Environment
Boy Scouting When you think of the great outdoors, sleeping under the stars and such what do you think of? Grandpa must be getting ready to tell one of his old stories again, right? Wrong! How about Boy Scouting? Scouting can be fun and help the community around us at the same time. Scouting is more than just attending wee...
The Other Side of the Boy Scouts of America - Discrimination against Homosexuals
The Other Side of the Boy Scouts of America Jonny Umansky Honors English II February 23rd, 2001 In the oath of the Boy Scouts it is written, On my honor, I will do my best to do my duty to God and my country and to obey the Scout Law; to help other people at all times; to keep myself physically strong, mentally awak...
An Analysis of the Girl Scouts in the U.S. Organization
Current Situation Today there are approximately 3.6 million Girl Scouts in the U.S. (GSUSA), including over 2.7 million girls and nearly 900,000 adult members, most of who are volunteers. Membership is open to girls starting at age 5 through age 17. Membership is at an all-time high. Due to specific target initiatives, gr...
Is Hunting Animals Morally Acceptable
Is Hunting Animals Morally Acceptable? Hunting has been practiced as a means of sustaining life since the beginning of time. It has spawned Olympic sports such as archery and sharp shooting. It is a tradition passed on by the Boy scouts of America to thousands of young children each year. Hunters in America see hunting a...
The Impact of the Boy Scouts of Americas on My Life
Boy scouts of America is the largest youth service organization with over 4 million current members.( BSA web) The Boy Scouts of America operate by teaching boys life skills, and working hand in hand with members of the community. The boy scouts have had a profound impact in my life and have shaped the man I am today. I am...
An Analysis of the Ruling By the Supreme Court in Boy Scouts of Americ et al. v, Dale Case
Boy Scouts of America et al. v. Dale No. 99-699 Argued April 26, 200- Decided June 28, 2000 In order to explain this court case and why it is so important, it is necessary to look at the history behind it. In July of 1990 James Dale an assistant scoutmaster, and Boy Scout since age eight, was informed that his adult me...
An Analysis of Purpose of Ukrainian-American Folklore
Purposes of Ukrainian-American Folklore The relatively large Ukrainian community in the United States has many traditions and customs, most of which stem from a feeling of Ukrainian nationalism. As Ukraine was being overtaken by Russia, Ukrainians were immigrating by the thousands to the US. Ukrainians moving to the new w...
A Look at the Boy Scouts of America
Boy Scouts (eagle) For almost a century the Boy Scouts of America has been a non-profit organization geared to the well being of boys and their families. A countless number of boys have gone through the program to become well respected and admired men in society. Over the past couple of years the Boy Scouts have been...
An Analysis of Boy Scout versus Infedels
Case Analysis Boy Scouts Vs. Dale Case Analysis INTRODUCTION In Boy Scouts of America v. Dale,  the United States Supreme Court reversed the New Jersey Supreme Court’s application of its state’s public accommodations statute and held that a requiring the reinstatement of an openly gay scoutmaster to the...
Learning from the Boy Scout Code
I find it rather amusing that the proper term for the guiding principle of my life escapes the net of thought. The philosophy from which I draw direction is known as The Boy Scout Code, which places an emphasis on leaving the world better off for following generations. This is also complemented by refusing to take an unfa...