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A Conservative Jewish day school will not renew its Boy Scouts charter because of the organization's policy excluding gay and lesbian adults as leaders.
The Golda Och Academy in West Orange, N.J., said in a letter to parents last week that the Scouts' policy presents a...
July 19, 2012 | 3:08 pm
I’ve always had an issue with Boy Scouts. Plain and simple, something rubbed me the wrong way about the whole organization; the children standing in full nerd-gear at grocery stores trying to sell me some crap to raise money for G-d-knows what; the badges they are supposed to...
January 25, 2001 | 7:00 pm