For 50 years, the Sea Scouts have taught Bay Area kids to sail, and learn carpentry and plumbing by working on the Scouts ship in the Berkeley Marina. Like other local nonprofits, Berkeley allowed the group to berth at the marina for free. But in 1998, Berkeley officials demanded the group sever its affiliation with the Boy Scouts. Berkeley officials were retaliating against the Boy Scouts because of the groups traditional values and membership policies--even though the those policies are protected by the First Amendment, according to the United States Supreme Court.
Is this ideology entirely about gayness ? Why can't inclusion minded types form an alternative group which includes all ?
They could exclude me and my kids,
and we could focus on more important things
posted on 03/09/2006 11:22:31 PM PST
(Islam , a religion of peace ... Liar liar, France on fire)
What was previously abnormal behavior is now become the religion of our government. Humanism and Socialism have become the state religion that the Constitution tried to prohibit.
posted on 03/09/2006 11:38:47 PM PST
(Understanding is a three-edged sword : your side, my side, and the truth in between ." -- Kosh)
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