Boy Scouts

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Noun1.Boy Scouts - an international (but decentralized) movement started in 1908 in England with the goal of teaching good citizenship to boysBoy Scouts - an international (but decentralized) movement started in 1908 in England with the goal of teaching good citizenship to boys
social movement, movement, front - a group of people with a common ideology who try together to achieve certain general goals; "he was a charter member of the movement"; "politicians have to respect a mass movement"; "he led the national liberation front"
Boy Scouts of America - a corporation that operates through a national council that charters local councils all over the United States; the purpose is character building and citizenship training
Boy Scout - a boy who is a member of the Boy Scouts
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He was conducted by a boy scout into a room on the second floor of the War Office, within a few minutes of his arrival.
"You can show Captain Granet in," he told the boy scout who answered it.
The lawsuit alleges that the group has identified 350 alleged abusers that the Boy Scouts failed to report and file under the Boy Scouts' ineligible volunteer files.
Her findings were described Tuesday by a lawyer, Jeff Anderson, who has represented sexual abuse victims in cases against organizations like the Boy Scouts and the Roman Catholic Church.
While speaking at a ceremony held at Sindh Boy Scouts auditorium organized by Sindh Boy Scouts association, Akhtar Mir said competition between school children is a key to promote the skills of students in schools.
He was speaking during a meeting of the executive committee of the Sindh Boy Scouts Association at its provincial headquarters, according to a press release issued here on Sunday.
Chief Scout Executive of the Boy Scouts of America Michael B.
"We would like to thank all the boy scouts of QC and their leaders for the warm welcome and very kind hosting.
The Fox Valley District -- Boy Scouts of America, Three Fires Council, will hold its 21st annual Winterall on Saturday, Feb.
Patricia Nemeth, Boy Scouts Troop 313's Committee Chair said, "Humanitarian L.
According to multiple news reports, in its lawsuit the Girl Scouts of America contends that its organization has a right to use the terms scout, scouts and scouting, and that permitting the Boy Scouts of America to rename itself as simply "Scouts" infringes upon its rights.
The lawsuit in Manhattan federal court is an attempt by the Girl Scouts, founded in 1912, to avert an erosion of its brand and membership as the Boy Scouts, founded two years earlier, tries to reverse its own decades-long membership decline.