August 8, 2012

Boy Scouts leadership affirms policy of excluding 'open or avowed' gays

The Boy Scouts of America announced that the organization has affirmed its policy of “not granting membership to open or avowed homosexuals.” The organization’s leaders evaluated the policy for nearly two years. The organization has stated they will take no further action on a resolution that has sought a change in policy. The firm policy against open or avowed homosexuals has been litigated. The exclusion of openly gay members goes for scoutmasters, too. A 2000 […]