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Stop promoting the Boy Scouts of America

    1. Petition by

      Karla Starr

      Portland, OR

The Boy Scouts of America have helped alleged child molesters cover tracks, files show, and have also "emphatically reaffirmed its policy of excluding both gay youth and gay troop leaders."

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Stop promoting the Boy Scouts of America

The Boy Scouts of America have helped alleged child molesters cover tracks, files show, and have also "emphatically reaffirmed its policy of excluding both gay youth and gay troop leaders."
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      Karla Starr
      Petition Organizer

      Have "emphatically reaffirmed its policy of excluding both gay youth and gay troop leaders"
      http://www.thenation.com/blog/168919/boy-scouts-reaffirm-discrimination-against-gays#

      "Over two decades, the Boy Scouts of America failed to report hundreds of alleged child molesters to police and often hid the allegations from parents and the public."
      http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-boy-scouts-files-20120916,0,6937684.story

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    • Carol Wilson CHARLOTTE, NC
      • about 2 years ago

      Child predators everywhere need to be stopped; a punishment needs to be in place to make them think twice before doing it.

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