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Boy Scout Casey Chambers carries a rainbow flag during the San Francisco Gay Pride Festival in California June 29, 2014. REUTERS/Noah Berger (UNITED STATES - Tags: SOCIETY TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY) - RTR3WCZI

Boy Scouts’ Ban on Gay Adults Lifted | It’s Official Effective Immediately

Boy Scouts’ Ban on Gay Adults Lifted | It’s Official Effective Immediately

  On Monday, July 27, the National Executive Board ratified a resolution that removes the national restriction on openly gay adult leaders and employees. Of those present and voting, 79 percent voted in favor of the resolution. The resolution was recommended for ratification by the Executive Committee earlier this month. The resolution is effective immediately. Chartered

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Boy Scouts Executive Committee Unanimously Votes To End Gay Leadership Ban

  Above: Scout leader Jesse Pacem, left, directs Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts as they prepare to lead marchers at the 41st annual Pride Parade Sunday, June 28, 2015, in Seattle. Elaine Thompson / AP Another step forward foe equal rights for all. Buzzfeed reports: WASHINGTON — A key leadership panel of the Boy Scouts of

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Gay Filmmakers and Boy Scouts Create Art: Video

todd bieber writes: I’m a filmmaker and an Eagle Scout. Recently, while serving as merit badge counselor of Cinematography Merit Badge, I invited several gay filmmakers to help teach some Boy Scouts about making movies.  Featuring Chris Kelly (Saturday Night Live), Denis O’Hare (American Horror Story, True Blood), Will Graham (Onion News Network), Matthew Kirsch (Late

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Bill Gates: Boy Scouts Should Stop Discriminating ‘Because It’s 2013′

Smart, filthy rich white dude! Did I say filthy rich yet? During an interview with Mike Allen for Politico’s Playbook Cocktails, billionaire Bill Gates described some of the things he learned as a Boy Scout, then made it clear that the organization should lift the ban on gay Scouts and leaders. He didn’t feel the need to

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Jon Stewart’s “Gaywatch – Unprecedented Penetration Edition”: Boy Scouts and the NFL Video

  More Jon Stewart brilliance! Jon just may be our funniest, SMARTEST ally to our LGBTQcommunity hands down. The Boy Scouts of America enact a measure to allow gay men into the neckerchief-based organization, and a former NFL player assaults his ex-boyfriend. The Daily Show with Jon Stewart Get More: Daily Show Full Episodes,Political Humor & Satire

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Sign the Petition: Boy Scout Denied Eagle Scout Badge When His Scoutmaster Learned He Was Gay

Totally no cool! Sign the petition supporting Ryan, who did all the work to earn his Eagle Scout badge, but was refused it when his Scoutmaster learned he was gay. Ryan needs your help. Sign petition HERE Ryan joined the Boy Scouts when he was just six years old, and since then, he’s dreamed of earning

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GLAAD Produced New Infographic of The Boy Scouts of America’s Continued to Challenge for its Anti-Gay Policy

GLAAD has produced this new infographic continuing to challenge the Boy Scouts of America for its anti-gay policy.

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Jon Stewart Says “Eat Mor Cok” & Pokes Boy Scouts and Chick-Fil-A for Being ‘Holdouts’ Against Equality

“Eat Mor Cok” says Jon Stewart. We say, “We eat as much “cok” as humanly possible.” Last night, Jon Stewart dedicated an entire segment of The Daily Show to two groups who have been attacking the LGBT community over the past week: the Boy Scouts of America and Chick-fil-A. Stewart said, “I don’t want to minimize the concerns of the

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Full Package: Smart, Sexy and Something To Say: “Boy Scouts Discriminate – Do You?” Video

Don’t be distracted by his sexiness and deep macho voice because he has a lot of smart things to say! Accidental Bear is a big fan of this Youtube user  KindaGayBlog. Check out all his goodies. Here we have an informative rundown of Boy Scouts and their policies.

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Boy Scouts Of America Embraces GLSEN’s ‘No Name-Calling Week,’ Anti-Bullying Event Established By LGBT Organization

Sometimes I wonder why we all put so much emphasis on the Boy Scouts, as if putting them on a damn pedestal. It’s great that the Boy Scouts of America may become more accepting to amazing little gay boys. But it almost seems like in a twisted way, like begging the bully or ‘cool’ kid at school to be

Scouts Get Prepared for More Gay Recruits

“It’s OK to be gay and a Scout!” BE PREPARED – for equality. In a landmark decision, the Scouts are looking to welcome more gay recruits and leaders. Britain’s best-known youth organisation is keen to dispel the myth that homosexuals cannot join the organisation and as part of this it has produced a document entitled

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