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BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA ANTI GAY
The Boy Scouts And 'Interest Convergence'
Warren J. Blumenfeld
Why, after reaffirming its ban on gay, bisexual and transgender scouts and scout leaders just last year, is the Boy Scouts of America even considering a reversal? Quite simply, its policies have placed it on the endangered organizations list.
The Boy Scouts Deserve More Than a Copout
Respondent, Boy Scouts of America v. Dale (2000) Supreme Court...
After investing my youth in scouting, I was ejected from their ranks and my Eagle Scout badge was revoked because I'd come out as gay at 19 years old. I challenged this decision, and a decade later a divided Supreme Court sided with the Boy Scouts. I always knew it was a Pyrrhic victory.
They'll Be Loyal Scouts
Adam Kirk Edgerton
PhD Student, Education Policy
Imagine if we could turn the Chick-fil-A outrage toward organizations that matter more. Our attention should be focused squarely on organizations that discriminate against our LGBT youth, chiefly the Boy Scouts of America.
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