Activist Groups Urge Obama to Reject Boy Scout Honor
From Fox News:
Activist groups, including Scouting for All, urge President Obama not to accept the honorary Presidency of the Boy Scouts of America until they stop discriminating.
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New Giraffe honoree Fred Mednick stepped right off a cliff when he realized the potential of teachers around
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