Just a few months prior, news circulated about 8-year old Joe Maldonado,a transgender boy who was expelled from the group in New Jersey. Maldonado’s case was speculated to have started the controversy. The group has been progressing towards a more inclusive program in recent years.In 2014, the group ended its ban on openly gay youths. The termination of a ban on openly gay leaders followedone year later. Although the Boy Scouts’ new policy promises more inclusivity, the education of the general public on the transgender and genderqueer community is crucial towards creating a safe space for these individuals. Here is CNN's video on transgender identity, taken from genderqueer perspectives.