Zach Wahls

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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Jennifer Tyrrell, Zach Wahls keep pressure high on Boy Scouts after group maintains ban

Eagle Scout Zach Wahls and Ohio mom Jennifer Tyrrell responded today after Boy Scouts of America officials told the Associated Press that a secret committee had decided it will continue to maintain the ban on gay scouts and gay scout leaders.
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July 17, 2012

Eagle Scout Loses Job for Being Gay as Another Board Member Commits to Ending the Ban

As Boy Scouts of America officials state that they plan to uphold the discriminatory ban on gay scouts and gay scout leaders, many Americans including current scouts are continuing to take action.

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Zach Wahls delivers 275,000 signatures to Boy Scouts calling for end to anti-gay policies

Outspoken advocate, author and Eagle Scout, Zach Wahls, today delivered more than 275,000 signatures to the Boy Scouts of America, calling on the group to end its long history of anti-gay discrimination and reinstate Ohio mom Jennifer Tyrrell.
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May 29, 2012

Kat Graham Shows Support for Gay Mom Ousted as Boy Scouts Leader on The Ellen DeGeneres Show

Today singer and star of the CW’s Vampire Diaries Kat Graham dedicated her performance of “Put Your Graffiti On Me” on The Ellen DeGeneres Show to Jennifer Tyrrell, a mother of four from Bridgeport, Ohio who was ousted from the Boy Scouts of America last month because she is gay.
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May 22, 2012

Win Tickets to the #glaadawards in San Francisco!

Do you want to attend the GLAAD Media Awards in San Francisco on June 2nd? GLAAD is giving away two tickets to one of our Twitter followers

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Video: Advocate and author Zach Wahls talks about his new book My Two Moms

Advocate and author Zach Wahls, whose YouTube video in support of his gay moms went viral in February 2011, stopped by GLAAD's New York City offices to chat about his new book 'My Two Moms: Lessons of love, strength, and what makes a family.'

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