Boy Scouts Renew Debate Over Sex

by (@TheIRD) March 15, 2013

By Mark Tooley (@MarkDTooley) The Boy Scouts of America’s (BSA) National Council meeting in May will decide whether to abandon the BSA’s long-time ban on open homosexuality. Early last month, the BSA executive board, confronted by corporate threats to defund, had planned to proceed with a new policy of allowing sponsors of local Boy Scout […]

United Methodist Men Asks Boy Scouts Not to Shift Policy on Homosexuality

by (@markdtooley) February 21, 2013

The Executive Committee of the board of directors of the General Commission on United Methodist Men (GCUMM) has written the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) asking BSA not to proceed with setting aside its current longtime prohibition on open homosexuality.   The February 19 letter, addressed to BSA chief executive officer Wayne Brock, is signed by […]