"I am accepted," 9-year-old Joe Maldonado said Tuesday as he wore a new Cub Scout uniform for Pack 20 in Maplewood, NJ.
The change is effective immediately.
Only a few years after relaxing restrictions on gay Scouts, the Boy Scouts must now address gender identity among members.
Greg Bourke's 'heart is broken' after learning he would not be allowed to rejoin his Catholic-sponsored troop.
The BSA is making another step towards equality.
This resolution comes less than two months after the BSA president called for the organization to end the ban
'I truly fear that any other alternative will be the end of us as a national movement.'