A Guinness World Record for the most dreidels spinning at one time was set at the Boy Scouts of America’s 2017 National Jamboree.
The Jewish community would benefit immeasurably from expansive, principled involvement in the Scouting movement.
Reform Jewish leaders have lifted a 14-year prohibition against synagogues having Boy Scouts troops.
The Boy Scouts of America has severed ties with a Seattle church that has insisted on allowing a gay man to remain as a troop leader, the youth organization said on Monday.
Jewish scouting leaders say they are “overjoyed” after the Boy Scouts of America passed a resolution lifting a ban on gay youth.
More than 500 rabbis and cantors urged the Boy Scouts of America to drop its ban on homosexual members when the youth group’s National Council convenes in Dallas this week.
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Jewish Scouting leaders are taking a vocal role in efforts to pass a historic resolution that would partially lift a ban on gays in the Boy Scouts of America.
The Boy Scouts are an all-American institution with strong Jewish roots. Many say the group betrays its ideals with anti-gay-policies, which it recently reaffirmed.