Eric Andresen, the father of an 18-year-old Boy Scout who was barred from receiving his Eagle Award because of his sexual orientation.
Will Oliver, a gay Eagle Scout and student at Northwestern University.
They gathered outside of the BSA’s headquarters.
She was able to drop off the petitions and let the BSA know that Americans are fed up with discrimination.
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