Boy Scout Camp Leader Comes Out And Condemns Organization's Policies

From ThinkProgress Fri Jan 18 2013, 15:35:56

Last July, a 22-year-old Eagle Scout named Tim Griffin was fired from his position on the staff at Camp Winton, where he'd worked for eight years, because he was gay. Officials from the Boy Scouts of America claimed it was because of his appearance and mannerisms, but other staff at the camp confirmed it was because [...]

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