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The Atlantic Daily: Will the Boy Scouts End Its Ban on Gay Adults?

Bob Gates defends LGBT rights, Jeffrey Goldberg interviews President Obama on foreign policy, and more…
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What's Happening: Letting Gay Adults Serve in the Boy Scouts

For gay-rights activists, Bob Gates has earned another badge of honor. On Thursday, the Boy Scouts of America chief that has kept gay adults from serving as scoutmasters and volunteers within the organization. The was a key in 2010.

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