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CA teen is latest Scout to run afoul of gay ban

A San Francisco Bay area teenager has become the latest Boy Scout to be kicked out of his troop because…

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Boy Scouts of America Considers Ending the National Ban on Gay Scouts and Scout Leadership

GLAAD, the nation's lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) media advocacy and anti-defamation organization, and Scouts for Equality today responded…

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National Geographic Channel ignores Boy Scouts’ anti-gay ban, sets to premiere new scouts series on Monday, March 4

Academy Award-winner and former Boy Scout Dustin Lance Black joins more than 120,000 people to sign Eagle Scout Will Oliver's…

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Big Changes Proposed for the Boy Scouts of America

“We must deal with the world as it is, not as we might wish it to be.” With those words,…

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Boy Scouts move closer to ending ban on gay leaders

The Boy Scouts of America has moved one step closer to ending its ban on gay adults as leaders.

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Rick Perry: Boy Scouts ‘better off’ without gay leaders

Rick Perry opposes openly gay leaders in the Boy Scouts of America, he said Sunday, even after that organization dropped…

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What the Boy Scouts—and I—lost

When the Boy Scouts of America National Council kicked me out for being gay—over the strong objections of my troop…

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Boy Scouts change policy on gay leaders

The Boy Scouts of America announced on July 27 that it's lifting the ban on gay adults as Scout leaders.

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Eagle Scout Rising: Daniel Sharpe Blazes a Historic Trail in the Lone Star State

In 2016, as the tide of progress swept across the country, an 18-year-old Lamar High School student, Daniel Sharpe, became…

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Boy Scouts’ New Policy Allows Trans Scouts

The Boy Scouts of America announced on January 30, 2017, that they would begin recognizing Scouts by the gender indicated…

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