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NY Times Article on Baden-Powell

Billy GloverAugust 17, 2012.

I just read this New York Times article on the founder of the Boy Scouts, Baden-Powell.

We know for sure that our worst enemies are “closet queens.” But was it an issue in the early days?

And how did the media cover the issue when in the old days of racial segregation when troops were sponsored by churches that were in fact founded to keep segregation—and even slavery?


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