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Boy Scouts Apologize to Transgender Boy Agree to $18K Fine

Boy Scouts Apologize to Transgender Boy Agree to $18K Fine

A New Jersey council which barred Joe Maldonado, 9, from participating has been found guilty of discrimination by the state Division on Civil Rights Tuesday. Last year parents complained about the 9-year-old transgender boy resulting in his expulsion from a Cub Scout pack in Secaucus because his birth certificate identified him as anatomically female at […]

Boy Scouts OK with Gay, But Not Transgender Scouts

Boy Scouts OK with Gay, But Not Transgender Scouts

Last year after buying a Boy Scout’s outrageously overpriced fundraising popcorn I felt good knowing I had sacrificed, but I was perplexed by the seller’s apparent uneasiness. Hadn’t the Boy Scouts just changed there don’t ask don’t tell policies allowing LGBT people full access to their institutions? So why were they cringing as I handed […]