79: What Ever Happened To the Boy Scouts?

The Boy Scouts have been a familiar part of the American landscape for more than 100 years. To this day, having earned one’s Eagle Scout award carries an overtone of honor and accomplishment. Like other institutions, however, the Boy Scouts have been subjected to increasing pressure from social justice groups. Now that the LDS Church has announced it will be separating itself from Scouting, what does this say about the future of the Scouts?  

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  • wolfman79

    I’m glad you mentioned the paramilitary undertones to scouting, not many people talk about that.