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Geoffrey McGrath
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Huh, wot?!
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The world had suddenly changed. Let us arise now and be the change we wanted, rather than the change that we fear.

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I Am The Storm
As far as I can tell, Trump's undivided government will do everything it can to roll back the New Deal and the Great Society. They have said they want to do it, to "privatize" everything they can--education, roads, prison, military, social security, medicar...

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Trip to Uhuru Peak, Serengeti Ngorongoro Crater and Chumbe
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Geoffrey McGrath commented on a post on Blogger.
This initial experiment at establishing a unit score leaves some things out that require addressing. For instance, is there any printed material available to youth or parents regarding the specific challenges of LGBT youth, including the stressors that result in higher incidence of drug abuse, homelessness, bullying and youth suicide? Is discussion of the needs of LGBT youth part of the annual training cycle in your unit? Are adult staff ready and prepared to know what is needed if a young child come out to them or to their peer group? All of these things are needed--they aren't particularly difficult, and aren't expensive to implement in time nor materials. Are you prepared?

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Months later, t remains very difficult to see progress in Chief Seattle Council on the simple question of anti-gay discrimination, much less the other issues of gender or religious discrimination. One way to tell if there is progress is to look at specific ...

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Great hike with great friends.
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2015 Mt. Baker Hike
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Scouting and the Media: Why it matters
Last year I agreed to participate in an interview by Al Jazeera regarding the continuing discrimination against LGBT scouts, families and employees in the Boy Scouts of America, and featuring the twin Eagle Scouts Liam and August. The interview was publishe...

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The proposed new Discrimination Policy of Boy Scout continues the tradition of violating the human rights and needs of LGBT youth and families...

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Boy Scouts of America's New Policy of Discrimination
Yesterday the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) announced a draft of its new discrimination policy, expected to be adopted July 27, 2015 when at the board meeting. These documents became available as well, outlining the details: Religious Organization Protection...
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