Independent Lens | Two Spirits | Trailer | PBS
Uploaded on Jun 7, 2011
Two Spirits is the tragic story of a mother’s loss of her son with a revealing look at the largely unknown history of a time when the world wasn’t simply divided into male and female, and many Native American cultures held places of honor for people of integrated genders.
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Girl Scouts Allow 7-Year-Old Boy to Join Because He is ‘Living Life as a Girl’
Latest news: Girl Scouts of Colorado has announced that 7-year-old Bobby Montoya, who was initially turned away from a local Girl Scout chapter on the grounds that he is not a girl, will be allowed to join since he “identifies” as a girl.
Rachelle Trujillo, vice president of communications with Girl Scouts of Colorado, told CNSnews.com that any child who is “living life as a girl” is eligible for membership in the organization.
Quad Talk: Transgender and the Girl Scouts
The Breeze asks students what they think about a recent issue with transgender in the Girl Scouts. A troop in Colorado originally told Bobby Montoya, a seven-year-old boy who identifies as a girl, that she was not allowed to join because she had a male anatomy. Later, the Girl Scouts of Colorado said that their policy would in fact allow Bobby to join.
A Breeze Video Production
Reporting by Carolyn Bedi
Shot by Bradford Ambrose
Edited by Kerri Bartruff