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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 ...

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. ... 2.6 million: The number of youth members as of May 2014. ... Discrimination should have no place in the Boy Scouts, period." ... will still be allowed to make the decision on whether to allow gay leaders.

FAQ's - Boy Scouts of America

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The membership standards policy and chartered organizations: ... to define " morally straight" as "Your relationships with others should be honest and open. ... a same-sex attraction is no longer grounds for a youth member's removal from the ... with their youth group members, allowing them to continue to use the Scou...

Should the Boy Scouts lift their ban on gay members? | Debate.org

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The Boy Scouts have standards, even if the rest of the world dosn't. The is no ... like the Boy Scouts of America should not and will not allow Gays into their ranks.

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 ...

Why the Boy Scouts' New Policy on Gays Sets a ... - Huffington Post

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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 ... he said there should be a religious exemption so that a florist, for example, should ...

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 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.

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 openly gay scouts. ... and the organization is expected to acknowledge a gay Eagle Scout ... on May 23 after a resolution was passed to allow openly gay Scouts. ... the award because he publicly acknowledged his homosexuality.

Boy Scouts Executive Committee Changes Policy to Allow Gay ...

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Jul 15, 2015 ... The Boy Scouts of America announced Monday that it is changing its “adult leadership standards policy” to no longer deny membership to ...

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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 ...

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 ...

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

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Jul 27, 2015 ... Boy Scout leaders vote to end ban on gay adults. Embed Copy Share. Play Video 1:33. 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.