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Emilia Gutierrez
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Tortured for Being Gay? Not Anymore

(18) Comments | Posted January 26, 2012 | 4:16 PM

The beginning of the end is finally here. That is, the beginning of the end of ex-gay torture clinics in Ecuador. While homosexuality is technically legal in Ecuador, the reality is that a dangerous underground culture of homophobia still exists throughout the country. Until recently, LGBT women and men in...

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Why 200 Lesbian Torture Clinics Are Still Operating in Ecuador

(53) Comments | Posted November 10, 2011 | 11:01 PM

In the country of Ecuador, nestled among tropical rainforests, sandy beaches, and cosmopolitan cities, there are more than 200 clinics where LGBT men and women are sent to be "cured" of their homosexuality. The clinics claim this "cure" is accomplished through "intense rehabilitation." But Ecuadorians are telling a different story...

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