Julian Bond, one of this nation's civil rights pioneers, was not in Scouting; his mentor and fellow civil rights leader, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (as well as Dr. King's father) were active in Scouting; so were many of the male marchers, black and white. While doing some research for a Scouting presentation this weekend, I ran across this. It made me really, really glad that I pestered my mom (with some cross looks,...
By: Mike Walton (blackeagle)