Tag Archives: Boy Scouts USA

Boy Scouts To Admit Girls, RWNJs Predictably Flip Out

The Associated Press reports: Embracing a historic change, the Boy Scouts of America announced Wednesday plans to admit girls into the Cub Scouts starting next year and to establish a new program for older girls using the same curriculum as the Boy Scouts. Under the plan, Cub Scout dens — the smallest unit — will be single-gender, either all-boys or ...

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Sanders: We Don’t Owe The Boy Scouts An Apology Because We Heard Nothing But Cheering [VIDEO]

The Hill reports: The White House on Thursday declined to apologize to the Boy Scouts after criticism about the political tone of President Trump’s speech at the group’s National Jamboree earlier this week. When asked if Trump would apologize after the head of the Scouts penned his own letter apologizing for the president’s tone, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee ...

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Boy Scouts President Finally Issues Formal Apology For Trump’s “Political Rhetoric” At National Jamboree

Just in from Boy Scouts USA president Michael Surgaugh: I want to extend my sincere apologies to those in our Scouting family who were offended by the political rhetoric that was inserted into the jamboree. That was never our intent. The invitation for the sitting U.S. President to visit the National Jamboree is a long-standing tradition that has been extended ...

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