Breaking news: No details as of yet, but a spokesperson for the Boyscouts of America indicates it will end the restrictions against gay youth from joining their ranks. The organization has come under increasing pressure after activists such as Zach Wahls, an Eagle scout with two lesbian mothers. Wahls founded the organization Scouts for Equality, which collected more than 1.2 million signatures opposing the anti-gay policy. Scouts for equality includes 3,151 other Eagle Scouts within its roll. Details to follow.
Boyscouts to end ban on gays
January 28, 2013 by 2 Comments