Why Boy Scouts of America Needs to Disentangle Itself From Religion

Source: https://www.scouting.org/

Requiring a belief in god and having ties with religious organizations prevents many atheist and agnostic scouts from joining.

Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:American_Boy_Scouts_sitting_around_a_campfire_ring_at_a_week_long_summer_camp.png
Eagle Scout Award. Source: https://www.flickr.com/photos/tomsaint/4375483835/
Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Maryland_Boy_Scouts_visit_Aberdeen_Proving_Ground,_October_2011_cropped.jpg

Requiring a belief in God is absurd, because belief in a God is not any strong moral indicator.




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