by Josh Israel Posted on May 21, 2015
BSA national president and former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates said: "The status quo in our movement's membership standards cannot be sustained."
by Zack Ford Posted on March 6, 2015
Utah's new LGBT nondiscrimination legislation has problematic religious exemptions, but they fit right in with the state's other laws.
by Josh Israel Posted on October 6, 2014
The Denver Area Council of the Boy Scouts of America had offered 29-year old Yasmine Cassini a position as director of their new adventure center.
by Zack Ford Posted on June 11, 2014
Eric Holder doesn't understand how gay, lesbian, and bisexual Americans are fit to defend the country but not mentor its youth.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on May 24, 2014
Robert Gates, the new president of the Boy Scouts of America, supports LGBT gay adults, but says that the move "would irreparably fracture or perhaps even provoke a formal, permanent split in this movement."
by Josh Israel Posted on April 21, 2014
Troop 98 has stood by its openly gay Scoutmaster in the face of the national organization’s attempt to remove him for being an “avowed homosexual.”
by Josh Israel Posted on April 7, 2014
One Scoutmaster and his troop's church sponsor are standing up to the BSA ban on openly LGBT adults.
by Josh Israel Posted on March 3, 2014
The Walt Disney Company, like its Walt Disney World subsidiary, will no longer provide grant funding to the Boy Scouts of America due to the organization's recently reaffirmed ban on LGBT adult volunteers.
by Josh Israel Posted on February 27, 2014
Walt Disney World became the latest business entity to end its support of Boy Scouts of America over its continued refusal to end its ban on openly-LGBT adults.
by Josh Israel Posted on January 1, 2014
A new policy allowing openly gay youth to participate in Boy Scouts of America -- but continuing to prohibit LGBT adults from serving as leaders -- went into effect Wednesday.