Now we allow our children to be exposed to every imaginable perversion, which is being used by our enemies to destroy us.
Contrast that with the past, when boys of 12 or so were awarded medals for saving lives at great risk to their own.
Exhibit B: the original Boy Scout Handbook from 1911, http://www.gutenberg.org/files/29558/29558-h/29558-h.htm
It’s a fascinating read. It provides a detailed look back into a time when American boys were taught to become men.