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  • SGT. SHAFT: Girl Scout wants to send cookies to troops overseas

    Dear Sgt. Shaft: My daughter, Elise, a fourth-grader in Auburn Hills, Michigan, is in the Girl Scouts for the fourth year. She is the epitome of a Girl Scout. ... Right now is our cookie selling time, and Elise would like to accept your donation on behalf of Girl Scouts for cookies to be sent to our military.


  • The Washington Times

    RUSE: Girl Scouts oppose 'gender norms'

    The Girl Scouts are preparing to celebrate "World Thinking Day" in February. Parents, hold on to your pocketbooks.


  • A Girl Scout, wearing her vest covered in badges, sells a box of cookies to Paa Yang (left), a neighbor in Minneapolis, earlier this year. The Girl Scouts are dealing with an official inquiry by the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. At issue are concerns about program materials that some Catholics find offensive, as well as assertions that the Scouts associate with other groups espousing stances that conflict with church teaching. (Associated Press)

    Girl Scouts under scrutiny from Catholic bishops

    Long a lightning rod for conservative criticism, the Girl Scouts of the USA are now facing their highest-level challenge yet: an official inquiry by the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops.


  • Illustration by Alexander Hunter for The Washington Times

    MORRIS: Shut up and sign

    "What's next Morris, are you going to go after Adopt-A-Puppy or Save The Baby Seals?" This was a question put to me by a constituent recently when my refusal to sign a resolution by the Indiana House of Representatives celebrating the 100th anniversary of the Girl Scouts of the United States of America (GSUSA) became a front-page, international news sensation.


  • Girl Scouts push for girls to become captains of industry

    Backed by 100 years of experience, Girl Scouts are unleashing a campaign to ensure that girls will strive harder to become captains of industry.


  • HAGELIN: With Girl Scouts astray, a wholesome alternative

    My column last week warned parents to be wary of the Girl Scouts. The Scouts' original mission has been corrupted by leftist ideas and its trajectory hijacked by pro-abortion, pro-homosexual politics.


  • Ms. Borodkin makes the purchase official with her signature at Parkside Elementary School in Solon.

    Girl Scout cookies get a high-tech charge

    @Text.normal:PARMA, Ohio | The Girl Scouts were selling their cookies the old-fashioned way, pulling a creaky-wheeled red wagon laden with Thin Mints and Samoas down a suburban street. But the ritual took a decidedly 21st-century twist when, with a polite smile, one of the girls pulled out a smartphone and inquired: "Would you like to pay with a credit card?"


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