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Young Transgender Goalie Skates with Hero at Vancouver Canucks Game

The Vancouver Canucks recently invited 16-year-old transgender goalie Cory Oskam to skate on the ice with his personal hero and Canucks goaltender Cory Schneider.

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"Gomer Pyle" Actor Jim Nabors Marries Partner of 38 Years

Jim Nabors, the star of the ‘60s hit TV shows "The Andy Griffith Show" and "Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C.," married his partner of 38 years this month in Seattle, Washington.Read More

Celebs join millions urging the #BoyScouts to end the ban on gay scouts and leaders

With the Boy Scouts of America considering whether it will end its ban on gay scouts and leaders, celebrities are urging the BSA to choose equality.Read More

January 30, 2013

Religion News Summary: Boy Scouts and Baptist Sit-Ins

This week's religion news summary features the potential lift of the ban on gay participants in the Boy Scouts of America, important steps toward equality among religious communities, and the return of Ru.

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What to Watch Wednesday 1/30:Chicago Fire Returns

Tonight catch all new episodes of Suburgatory, Chicago Fire and Happily Divorced!Read More

Media Fails to Show Faith Support for Potential Boy Scout Policy Change

Media coverage of the Boy Scouts policy change has fallen into a familiar trap, leading to the conclusion that there is no religious support for changing the ban on gay scouts. But religious groups have been advocating for a Boy Scout policy change, some for years.

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