The U.S. Council of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) has issued a new report aimed at guiding parents and bishops concerning the problematic direction the Girl Scouts have been taking in recent years and is leaving it up to them to decide what level of involvement they want to have with the group.
The Archdiocese of Kansas City, Kansas has become the latest U.S. diocese to question whether the Girl Scouts is the right fit for youth after Archbishop Joseph F. Naumann put out a call to priests, parents and scout leaders to assess whether other scouting organizations might be a better fit for forming youth.
Girl Scouts CEO Anna Maria Chavez is under fire once again by critics of her liberalized version of the Scouts for producing a video they say is full of disingenuous statements and outright fabrications – something they prove in a hard-hitting six minute rebuttal now available on YouTube.
One of the nation’s premier pro-life organizations is being threatened by Girl Scouts USA for using its logo when reporting on the Scouts’ ties with the abortion industry.
The Girl Scouts are causing controversy once again after the national office endorsed pro-abortion Wendy Davis and Kathleen Sebelius as “women of the year”, an announcement that has sparked a nationwide “CookieCott” meant to keep money out of the hands of abortion providers.
The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops has undertaken a new inquiry into Girl Scouts USA and what they describe as “possible problematic relationships” and “problematic” program materials.
While commenting on the problems in Catholic parishes caused by Girl Scout programs that are associated with Planned Parenthood, Bishop Kevin Rhoades of the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend revealed that the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops is in the process of investigating these problems.
A new study assessing the impact of reality TV on the behavior of young girls has found that those who view these shows regularly accept and expect a higher level of drama, aggression, and bullying in their own lives, and measure their worth primarily by their physical appearance.