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.
Scouting for All is a 100% Volunteer 501-(c)(3) Nonprofit Organization. Every dollar donated goes toward our education and advocacy programs, and is tax deductible.
Gus Van Sant
" For Gay Lesbian and Transgendered youth to be locked out of an American institution such as the Boy
Scouts it is a severe injustice and worthy of standing up and fighting for a change in this homo-phobic policy." Gus Van Sant
Graduated Rhode Island School of Design 1975
First film "Mala Noche" 1985
Drugstore Cowboy 1989
My Own Private Idaho 1991
Even Cowgirls Get the Blues 1993
To Die For 1995
Good Will Hunting 1997 and nominated for an Oscar
Finding Forrester 2000
Elephant 2003 this won the Paln D'or in Cannes film festival in Paris
Now working on a film called "Last Days"
I don't have that many other credits. I'm associated with Outside In, a program and facility that reaches out
to homeless Portland Oregon youth. Part-time photographer, and sometime writer,and play music as a hobby.