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Update on the Boy Scouts of America

The executive committee of the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) has written a resolution for consideration that would remove the restriction denying membership to youth on the basis of sexual orientation. This resolution would allow the scouts to maintain the current prohibition on openly gay scoutmasters. Another proposal would leave the decision on homosexual scoutmasters to individual troops.  According to an action alert from our friends at American Family Association, the resolution reads in part:

While the BSA does not proactively inquire about sexual orientation of employees, volunteers, or members, we do not grant membership to individuals who are open

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