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Boy Scouts of America membership controversies - Wikipedia, the ...

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On May 23, 2013, The Boy Scouts of America's national governing ... stating in a 1993 position statement that: "We do not allow for the ... Scouting believes same- sex attraction should be introduced ...

Don't Clap Just Yet for the Boy Scouts | American Civil Liberties Union

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Aug 10, 2015 ... He applied for adult membership in 1989 and became a scout leader soon after. ... The Boy Scouts has lifted its ban on openly gay leaders and ... They should not be forced to allow people to volunteer that violates their beliefs ...

Why the Boy Scouts' New Policy on Gays Sets a Dangerous Precedent

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Jul 28, 2015 ... The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) has finally lifted its ban on gay adults ... But by allowing some to discriminate by choice — at this particular ... there should be a religious exemption so that a florist, for example, .... Jerry Engelbach Are you suggesting that churches can no longer call homosexuality a sin?

Membership Resolution Points of Clarification - Boy Scouts of America

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Membership in any program of the Boy Scouts of America requires the youth member to ... in sexual activity, should make him or her unwelcome in their congregation. ... The BSA reviewed a variety of policy options that would allow us to provide kids ... between the sexual abuse or victimization of a child and homosexuality.

Boy Scouts of America Amends Adult Leadership Policy

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Jul 27, 2015 ... Boy Scouts of America Amends Adult Leadership Policy. July 27 ... that removes the national restriction on openly gay adult leaders and employees. ... This change allows Scouting's members and parents to select local units, ...

Boy Scouts of America open door to gay scouts with new policy - NY ...

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Jan 1, 2014 ... The Boy Scouts of America kick off the new year with a new pledge to allow ... Scout, on May 23 after a resolution was passed to allow openly gay Scouts. ... the award because he publicly acknowledged his homosexuality.

Should the Boy Scouts allow gays? | Debate.org

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... whether the majority of people believe that the Boy Scouts should allow gay ... to allow gays, none of our Troop's adult leaders or Committee members had an ...

Should Boy Scouts allow gay members and leaders? | Deseret News

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Apr 21, 2013 ... Believing scouting to be a good experience that all boys should have the opportunity to participate in, I found the Boy Scouts of America's policy ...

Boy Scouts End Ban on Gay Leaders, Over Protests by Mormon ...

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Jul 27, 2015 ... The Boy Scouts of America on Monday ended its ban on openly gay adult ... The announcement did not say how many board members were not present. ... to suggest that it could accept the compromise adopted on Monday.

Should the Boy Scouts Allow Gay Scouts and Troop Leaders? | US ...

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Jan 29, 2013 ... The Boy Scouts of America is considering lifting its ban on allowing gay ... gay scouts, it would not dictate specific rules to members or parents, ...

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Boy Scouts change policy on gay leaders - CNN.com

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Jul 28, 2015 ... The Boy Scouts of America announced Monday that it's lifting the ban on gay adults as Scout leaders. ... Tenn. bill would allow therapists to deny LGBT patients. mississippi religious freedom bill rally pkg_00002916. ..... Discrimination should have no place in the Boy Scouts, period." Some religious groups ...

Boy Scouts of America votes to end controversial ban on openly-gay ...

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Jul 27, 2015 ... The Boy Scouts of America, facing litigation, shrinking membership and ... to decide for themselves whether they will allow openly gay volunteer leaders. ... “ Discrimination should have no place in the Boy Scouts, period.”.

ProConIt - Should the Boy Scouts allow gay members and leaders?

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There's nothing the Boy Scouts do that would give them a reason to exclude based on religion, sexual orientation, etc. All should be welcome, and the Boy ...