She was skeptical of letting her 7 year old son become a Tiger Cub under the Scouts’ policy, but was warmly welcomed and accepted by the local Pack. There are reports that Tyrell was ousted after finding financial issues with the Council, who is now using her lesbianism as a smoke screen.
Tyrell spoke at the GLAAD Media Awards this past weekend:
So when we as a site take issue with the New York Red Bulls having a Scout Night, for example, this is why. Discrimination against GLBT people and atheists is alive and well in the Boy Scouts of America.