HOUSTON (Reuters) - The Southern Baptist Convention on Wednesday voted overwhelmingly to voice opposition to the Boy Scouts of America decision to admit gay members, saying that homosexual conduct is contrary to a scout's oath to do his duty to God. Full story
The pastor of a Georgia church says Boy Scouts who are being kicked out of congregations over policies on gay scouts are welcome to meet in her church if they need a place. The Rev. Stephanie Seigh (SEYE) says she decided to invite troops to meet at One World Spiritual Center in Marietta after the n Full story
Boy Scouts help a World War II vet honor the fallen on Memorial Day. WSTM's Brandon Roth reports.
In her “Footnote,” Melissa Harris-Perry talks about the Boy Scouts’ of America's decision to accept openly gay members but exclude openly gay troop leaders.
Ross Murray from GLAAD talks with MSNBC's Craig Melvin about the Boy Scouts' decision to allow openly gay members but not openly gay scout leaders.
One of America’s best-known youth groups boasting 2.6 million members scrapped its 22-year-old ban on gay Boy Scouts on Thursday, but gay adults are still banned from serving as Scout leaders. NBC’s Craig Melvin reports.
The organization has dropped its ban on gay scouts but kept its ban on gay scout leaders in place. Zach Wahls of Scouts for Equality shares his reaction.
Aaron Butler sat his 8-year-old son Evan on his lap and told him news that tore up both their hearts: The family was leaving the Boy Scouts.Butler, the leader of his son's Cub Scout den in Roseau, Minn., said he didn't tell his eldest son why but that it was over last week's decision by the privat
Boy Scouts of America troop members attend a Memorial Day weekend commemorative event in Los Angeles, California, May 25, 2013. REUTERS/Jonathan Alcorn (UNITED STATES - Tags: SOCIETY ANNIVERSARY)
A Boy Scout walks past gravesites of U.S. military veterans at the Los Angeles National Cemetery during a flag placement event to commemorate Memorial Day weekend in Los Angeles, California, May 25, 2013. REUTERS/Jonathan Alcorn (UNITED STATES - Tags: SOCIETY ANNIVERSARY)
A Boy Scout places a flag on a gravesite of a U.S. military veteran at the Los Angeles National Cemetery during a flag placement event to commemorate Memorial Day weekend in Los Angeles, California, May 25, 2013. REUTERS/Jonathan Alcorn (UNITED STATES - Tags: SOCIETY ANNIVERSARY)