The gay mother of two scouts is hopeful for change on the 104th anniversary of the Boy Scouts of America
“Let your son join the scouts. You will now be fighting from within the organization, and that’s the way they will change.”
This comment of the day was by RyanH on the post Why I Am Actively Supporting the Boy Scouts
A new policy allowing openly gay youth to participate in Boy Scouts of America—but continuing to prohibit LGBT adults from serving as leaders—went into effect Wednesday.
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.
I guess it’s time for me to face the facts. I must be gay. And so are you.
During the Utah Pride Parade earlier this month, two Scout leaders marched as part of a larger group of participants in Scouting uniforms, incurring the ire of the local and national councils.
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.
The National Council of the Boy Scouts of America have voted to end the controversial policy which bans gay youth from their ranks.
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?
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.