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Momentum builds as more Americans demand change from Boy Scouts

Pressure continues to mount as more and more Americans urge the Boy Scouts to end its discriminatory ban on gay scouts and LGBT leaders. Read More

New "Back of the Line" Report Highlights HIV Epidemic Among Black Gay Men

Black gay men in the United States are at the highest risk of contracting HIV of any people in the world, according to a new report released by Black AIDS Institute. And with a 60 percent chance of being infected by age 40, inadequate access to health care and resources as well as a lack of institutional attention to black gay men, not risky behavior, are to blame.

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What to Watch: Thursday, July 19

Tonight catch the season premiere of Project Runway; plus new episodes of Big Brother, Chef Wanted with Anne Burrel and The Real L World.Read More

George Takei on secret Boy Scouts committee: Hogwash

TV icon and former Boy Scout George Takei writes about the Boy Scouts' discriminatory policies on his blog.

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Photos: Jennifer Tyrrell delivers 300k signatures to Boy Scouts calling for end to anti-gay ban

Ohio mom Jennifer Tyrrell delivered more than 300,000 petition signatures to the Boy Scouts’ headquarters on Wednesday, calling for the Boy Scouts of America to end its ban on gay scouts and LGBT leaders.

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Timeline: The Boy Scouts' long history of discrimination

As Ohio mom Jennifer Tyrrell prepares to deliver more than 300,000 signatures calling for change from the Boy Scouts of America on Wednesday, let's take a look back at the Scouts' long history of discrimination.

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