Activists Rally At Boy Scout Memorial In DC For Inclusion Of Gays In Scouts
WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 22: A member of Scouts for Equality holds an unofficial knot patch incorportating the colors of the rainbow, a symbol for gay rights, during a rally to call for equality and inclusion for gays in the Boy Scouts of America as part of the "Scouts for Equality Day of Action" May 22, 2013 in Washington, DC. The Boy Scouts of America is scheduled to hold a two day meeting tomorrow with 1,400 local adult leaders to consider changing its policy of barring openly gay teens from participating in the Boy Scouts. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
Public reacts to Boy Scouts change
The Boy Scouts of America voted to allow openly gay youth members to join the program as scouts.However, the ban on gay adult leaders was not lifted during the vote on May 23.