About 20 years ago when Curtis Filer's son was 15, he quit the Boy Scouts knowing as a gay teen, he did not fit in. "As he grew through the cub scouts, and then to the boy scouts, he did eventually feel he didn't feel right about being there," Filer said. The reason he did not feel right? The Boy Scouts of America excludes gay men from being leaders, and gay youth from being members of its organization.
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