Tag Archives: Sexual Orientation

By Andrew Olsen
Dec 17, 2013

BSA Membership Resolution and the BYU Honor Code

The values of Scouting have not changed and will never change. Scouting emphasizes duty to God and moral behavior. The Utah National Parks Council, Boy Scouts of America (BSA) is committed to the standards outlined in For the Strength of Youth, a pamphlet created by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. This guidebook […]

By A. Cory Maloy
May 24, 2013

Why the New Boy Scout Membership Policy is a Big Win for Youth

(This blog post originally appeared on Cory Maloy’s Blog) It has been a big week for the Boy Scouts of America (BSA). On May 23, the voting members of the National Council approved a resolution to remove the restriction of its membership policy denying membership to youth based on sexual orientation. The change will go […]