The gay mother of two scouts is hopeful for change on the 104th anniversary of the Boy Scouts of America
Chad Miller believe it is his responsibility to surround his son with men who will model Christ-like examples of love and acceptance. He wonders why his son’s Boy Scout Leaders don’t feel the same.
15-year-old Steven Palewski and his father are concerned the Boy Scouts are making use of the “transition time” before the new rules about gay Scouts goes into affect to “essentially weed out all of the homosexual Scouts from their ranks.”
If my greatest sin in the end is that I’ve been too open, too loving, that I’ve drawn the circle of inclusion to large, I’m willing to take that chance.
A controversial debate within the Boy Scouts of America is coming to a head this week as 1,400 of its leaders vote on lifting the ban that doesn’t allow homosexuals or atheists into its ranks.
“Since the BSA can expel gay people, it’s up to their allies who are harder to demote or expel to be that voice in the organization.”
This is a comment by Ryan Hauck on the post “No Equality Badge For Boy Scouts Of America”.
More than twenty years ago, popular Boy Scout troop leader Chuck Merino came out as gay. What did an average teenage boy learn from this exceptional coach?
Will the longstanding and controversial ban finally be lifted?
Coming out in Hollywood in 2012 became a casual affair. Gone were the days of the “I’m Gay” cover photo.
This is a comment by Texpat on the post “Proof of Harm – The Boy Scouts’ ‘Perversion Files'”.
14,500 pages of documents related to sexual abuse and inappropriate behavior by Boy Scouts volunteers and leaders were released today.
This is a comment by Kaleb Blake on the post “Eagle Scouts Returning Their Badges for LGBT Equality”.
Joanna Schroeder decided that despite her son’s protests, she could not knowingly sign her name to an organization that alienates gay kids and systematically covers up sexual abuse.