Boy Scouts of America http://iowapublicradio.org en Boy Scouts Of America's Delayed Ruling & Fear And The Human Brain http://iowapublicradio.org/post/boy-scouts-americas-delayed-ruling-fear-and-human-brain <p><span class="userContent">Last week Zach Wahls was on River to River, praising the Boy Scouts' consideration of a policy that would allow gay scouts and scout leaders to join the organization....a decision that has since been delayed by the organization. Continuing our coverage of this issue, Patriots for Christ president, Craig Bergman, sits down with host Ben Kieffer to provide opposition to Wahls' argument.</span></p> Fri, 15 Feb 2013 20:18:29 +0000 Ben Kieffer 15102 at http://iowapublicradio.org Boy Scouts Of America's Delayed Ruling & Fear And The Human Brain Zach Wahls on the Boy Scouts of America http://iowapublicradio.org/post/zach-wahls-boy-scouts-america-0 <p>Just last year BSA reaffirmed its policy that gay members and gay or lesbian leaders are prohibited from participation. However, now the BSA is <a href="http://usnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/01/28/16739587-boy-scouts-close-to-ending-ban-on-gay-members-leaders?lite">considering revising</a> that policy so that each local chapter can individually decide its policy on gay membership. Ben Kieffer talks with Iowa Eagle Scout<a href="http://www.zachwahls.com/" target="_blank"> Zach Wahls</a>, who is one of the national leaders encouraging the Boy Scouts to be more inclusive.</p><p></p> Tue, 05 Feb 2013 18:14:01 +0000 Ben Kieffer 14528 at http://iowapublicradio.org Zach Wahls on the Boy Scouts of America