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Gay Scouts And Leaders Deliver Petition To Boy Scouts Of America

They dropped off 1.4 million signatures of those who want the BSA to drop its national ban on gay Scouts and leaders.

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Will Oliver, a gay Eagle Scout and student at Northwestern University.

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Will also launched a petition calling on the National Geographic Channel, a strategic partner of the Boy Scouts of America, to condemn the organization’s anti-gay policy.

They gathered outside of the BSA's headquarters.

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From left: Will's brother James, Will Oliver, Eric Andresen, Brad Hankins of Scouts for Equality, Jennifer Tyrrell, Greg Bourke, Greg's son Isaiah.