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BOY SCOUTS: Wrong to exclude gays

Letter by Greg Clinkingbeard, Puyallup on July 19, 2012 at 4:07 pm | 3 Comments »
July 20, 2012 10:30 am

As a former Cub Scout and Boy Scout, I am appalled at the organization’s decision to continue banning kids based on their sexual orientation. I do not recall a merit badge for exclusion.

It always seemed to me that with the wearing of uniforms and camping in tents it was a prep for future military service. How strange now that gays can be in the military but not in the Boy Scouts.


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