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Why I Couldn't Wait for My Daughter to Join the Boy Scouts

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Makayla couldn't be prouder.


“Mom—is this for real?”

That was the text message my Eagle Scout son, who was halfway across the country serving in the military, sent me on the day that became a life-altering moment for our family.

He was referring to the announcement that girls would be able to join all. This was stunning news.

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