Boy Scout Casey Chambers carries a rainbow flag during the San Francisco Gay Pride Festival in California June 29, 2014. REUTERS/Noah BergerI marvel how the irrational homophobic resistance has collapsed in the presence of rational humanistic equality. The ‘old’ leaders should feel shame for defending a position that had no defense other than blatant bigotry. As with all organizations that reject people for their orientation the minds of members and leaders have been blindly polluted by religious lies and narrow self-righteousness, so blindly they cannot see their way forward in the darkness of prejudice and disgust…  So, bravo for the ‘new’ leadership under Boy Scouts President Robert Gates who has again served his country well by unlocking one more of the many ‘gates of hell’