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 Carimah Townes Posted on May 14, 2015
"The past few weeks in Baltimore have been beautiful."
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on February 23, 2015
At least 25 percent of the country's homeless youth need mental health services.
by Alan Pyke Posted on February 11, 2015
"The kids don’t consider themselves homeless, and the staff don’t know about their rights."
by Zack Ford Posted on December 31, 2014
Transgender teenager Leelah Alcorn's death was a preventable tragedy. Acknowledging that truth is the first step in fixing the problem.
by Shannon Greenwood Posted on July 17, 2014
One teenage girl's fight against Instagram's nudity policies, which only seem to punish women of a certain size.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on June 18, 2014
She's only twelve, but she's a hard twelve. Talking to author Alena Smith about Tween Hobo, Twitter star turned road-weary novel protagonist.
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.