Spirituality has been an integral part of the international Scouting movement since its inception. North Carolina repeals bathroom law. Views Read Edit View history. It is unacceptable to refuse Membership, or question a young person's suitability to continue to participate fully in a Section, if they express doubts about the meaning of the Promise.
February 18, Homosexuals cannot reproduce, so they recruit. Scouting and Guiding topics.
In JulyPresident George W. The status quo in our movement's membership standards cannot be sustained. Archived from the original on January 21, In Januarythe American Humanist Association and eighteen other nontheistic organizations sent an open letter such as allowing gay men to lead Boy Scout then President-Elect Obama urging him not to serve as the Boy Scouts' honorary president because of the Scouts' positions on religion.
Archived from the original on January 15, Even if Gates holds convictions that would dictate openness in his personal dealings, his stated premise for lifting the long-time ban on gay Scout leaders that stands to affect tens of thousands of youth is flawed: that the proverbial train has left the station and the organization needs to cover its rear guard, to go with the inevitable flow of gay rights, to kowtow to pressure from within and without.
Tags: rawroughdickwaddmusclebarebackhunkdilfoutdoor. Archived from the original on August 19,
Wisconsin Gazette. There has been some opposition to single-sex membership programs and organizations in the United States including some programs of the BSA. Another prediction: A sharp decrease in numbers following that decision will be surpassed if the BSA allows admittedly gay leaders.
This document may not be repackaged in any form for sale or resale. In response to these changes and litigation, the federal government passed laws mandating that BSA units be given equal access to local and state-level governmental resources. The Scouts for Equality executive director, Zach Wahls, who has been a leader in the movement to change the policy, celebrated the vote on Monday.
To his credit, Dr.