The long-anticipated move has the Latter-Day Saints up in arms.
Idaho sheriff drops Boy Scouts because he thinks sodomy is still illegal in Idaho – it hasn’t been since 2003.
Will Republicans, who routinely genuflect to the American Family Association, speak out?
Boy Scouts still face funding problem as ongoing discrimination will force corporate sponsors to abstain.
So gay Scouts are okay, but once those Scouts grow up, they’re still pedophiles to the Boy Scouts
Americans are increasingly finding the Boy Scouts’ bigotry, and their mere existence, a quaint anachronism.
It seems all the religious right (and assuredly, Mormon) pressure worked. The Boy Scouts blinked.
Officially-designated hate group FRC tried to claim that gay Scout Masters might rape young scouts.
This was on 60 Minutes right before the Super Bowl. Huge audience.
The Mormons should take a clear stand against anti-gay bigotry, and support lifting the Boy Scouts’ gay-ban.
Idaho’s far-right GOP gun-nuts are experiencing a sudden case of Second Amendment NIMBY.
If the Boy Scouts can no longer discriminate against gays, who in mainstream American culture can?