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Gay Boy Scouts

A detail view of a Boy Scout uniform. (Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Disney Ends Funding To Boy Scouts Over Gay Policy

The Walt Disney Company will cut funding to the Boy Scouts of America beginning in 2015 because of a policy that bans gay adult leaders in the organization.

03/02/2014

Boy Scouts of America. (AP)

Gays May Join Boy Scouts, But Still No Gay Leaders

The Boy Scouts of America will accept openly gay youths starting on New Year’s Day.

12/30/2013

A detail view of a Boy Scout uniform. (Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Boy Scouts’ Proposal Excludes Gay Adults, Bay Area Lawmakers Offended

A proposal by the Boy Scouts of America to lift its ban on gay scouts, but to continue to exclude gay adults from serving as leaders has offended two gay legislators from San Francisco.

04/19/2013

Ryan Andresen of Moraga was kicked out of the Boy Scouts after 12 years and denied the rank of Eagle Scout after coming out as gay. (Andresen family photo)

East Bay Family Hoping Boy Scouts Reverse Ban On Gays

Anticipation heightens as the Boy Scouts of America are expected to make an announcement next week that would allow local councils to decide whether or not gays can join their organization.

01/29/2013

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