Boy Scouts Propose Lifting Ban of Gay Members

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The Boy Scouts of America are one of the most famous groups for banning homosexual members, and it has seemed for the last few months that their views may finally change.

Now, the BSA is proposing a partial lift of the exclusion, allowing homosexuals to join as youth members, but not as adult leaders.

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The proposed resolution comes after weeks of deliberation on the issue. The next step is to take it to a vote amongst the 1,400 members of the National Council.

The proposal is already getting flack from both sides of the argument.

Gay-rights organizations such as GLAAD are calling the bill timid and inadequate, while Conservative groups criticize it for declaring that homosexuality is acceptable for children.

Ultimately, the BSA will likely have to take a clear stance on the issue.

As a result, many project that membership will decrease over time and that hostility toward the organization will grow until they lift the ban entirely.

Do you think homosexuals should be allowed in the Boy Scouts?

 

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The homosexual mafia --like the feminist,hollywood and minority progress mafias' are intent on infilltrating every traditional american institution and soiling and pereverting it.Thank you a-sholes! Everything anti-white,anti-christian and anti-male is hailed by these heathens.Too late america is done.

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DON'T WORRY , FOLKS ...WE'RE JUST TOYIN' WITH THE SODOMY PERVS.. LET HOMOS IN THE BOYSCOUTS ??? WHAT ?? ARE YOU FCKING CRAZY ??? !!!!

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I think that the ban is TOTALLY RIDICULOUS and should be PERMANENTLY lifted. Case closed.

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Good for them, even a small step is an improvement. I see nothing wrong with this and for those that do, please remember that this is the 21st century. This kind of hate and discrimination is not needed or wanted. For those that would pulled their sons out if gays joined because you wouldn't want them showering or sleeping in the same tent, how would you know that they were gay? Every homophobic idiot should be shot dead or blown up.

Bobby-tucker
@ AllieB

Refer to the comment from the UGANDAN POLICE.

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@ AllieB

COME TO OUR COUNTRY , COCK SUCKER ... WE'LL SHOW YOU WHAT WE DO WITH SODOMY DEVIATES.

Bobby-tucker
@ UGANDAN POLICE

@UGANDAN POLICE,
You go! I like your laws!!

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DON'T BE RIDICULOUS ..... THE JEWS AND NIGERS ARE TARGETING YOUR CHILDREN PEOPLE,, LET'S AKE UP TO THE WAR BEING WAGE ON THE WHITE WORLD THEY WANT YOU DEAD ... BUT DEFILED AND RAP[ED FIRST .... THIS IS THE OUNTER ATTACK FROM THE NAZIS ALMOST RIDDING THE PLANET OF SEMITES.

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Why don't the gay boys just join the girl scouts and leave boy scouts alone?

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Hannah, I'm assuming you have no sons. What would happen if your daughter showered naked with a boy? Would you want her showering with boys? What happens if a homo boy showers with a straight boy? It's going to be like bringing him to a peep show. NO WAY will I leave my sons in scouting if this passes!!! And I know A LOT of parents who agree.

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@ Scout mom

@Scout mom, I agree with you.

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never ever trust those F*ggots, folks!!

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No way! I will take my kids right out of the scouts if the law is changed. People with an "alternate" lifestyle should not be mentors of today's youth.

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I am very disappointed in this decision. Hopefully the members will vote it down. Boys should not have to worry about tenting or showering with gay boys. They don't put a girl in a boy's tent or shower, why on earth do they think it's OK to put gays in there?

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@ Scout mom

You are a homophobe and you are what's wrong with society. We need to be accepting of gay people. We need to end homophobia. Gay people have the same right to join boy scouts like other people.

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@ Hannah

The last thing anyone wants is a can of butt putty being passed around the campsite. Nor do they need ass gaskets on toilet lids. Tying nots in ropes is what they teach not how to become a rope sucker. Gays somehow think they must bring attention to themselves as if they need more. Enough with the bombardment of homosexuality. I'm not homophobe. I just dont like being around queers.

Bobby-tucker
@ GI Joe

You worded that very well GI Joe, don't let anyone change your way of thinking. These pantywaists wanting to let them mingle should take them home and let them move in with them.

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@ GI Joe

Your comment 'I just don't like being around queers' is a homophobic comment. Why don't you like being around queers? Do you think they're going to 'get' you?

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@ Hannah

Wow, call me names, how mature! Would you let your teen daughter stay a week in a tent with a teen boy? I know I wouldn't. And I know I'm not letting my teen son spend a week in a tent with a gay boy. I will absolutely pull my sons out of the scouts if this becomes official. We've been in scouting since 2006, and my husband and I have been very active also. It is sad that they aren't sticking to their values.

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@ Scout mom

I don't understand why you think that a child who may be gay (or even just curious) would behave inappropriately with another child just because they are together in a tent or shower. Why not believe that those supervising them to monitor behaviour and intervene if something inappropriate happens. You seem to be assuming that having a gay child in the scouts would automatically mean your son will either end up gay or being in a situation where he may be approached by someone gay. Do you not trust others or are you worried he may assume homosexual tendencies?

Bobby-tucker
@ Hannah

Hannah,
Do you have kids? I don't think you do.