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Girl Scout critic advocates cookie boycott over trans acceptance

Girl Scouts of the USAA group calling themselves Honest Girl Scouts is leading a national boycott of Girl Scouts of the USA and their annual cookie sale over what is being called a “change back to simply building girls of good character.”

From the group's website:

We are a fellowship of current and former Girl Scouts, Girl Scout Leaders, Girl Scout Co-Leaders, Girl Scout Volunteers, Girl Scout Parents and Girl Scout Lifetime Members across the United States concerned with the alarming choices GSUSA has been making (using the money we have paid and raised for them); we are advocating for a change back to simply building girls of good character.