This opinion column originally appeared on towhnall.com on 4/18/2013.
Why can’t the Boy Scouts of America hold to the same moral code and resulting lifestyle principles they’ve held to since their formation?
Has the moral code changed?
No. What’s changed is the brazenness of those who oppose both the code and those who stand by it.
This is clear in the current scuttlebutt that led the national leadership of the Boy Scouts of America to schedule a vote to decide whether to maintain the century-long national policy of requiring members and leaders to be “morally straight.”