The inappropriate speech given at the Boy Scout Jamboree this year.
The crowd at the latest Trump rally was different from other crowds at previous rallies. They were children. Children who ranged in age from 7 to 18. They were Boy Scouts who belong to an organization that promotes the values of good citizenship and service to others in the community. Their oath is:
“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 awake and morally straight.”
For 80 years, American presidents have been speaking to the National Scout Jamboree, a gathering of tens of thousands of youngsters from around the world eager to absorb the ideas of service, citizenship and global diplomacy. In keeping with the Scouts’ traditions, all eight presidents have stayed far, far away from partisan politics. But as we all…
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