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Pat Robertson: Gays Can 'Un-Acquire' Their Sexuality

Posted 02.20.2012 | Gay Voices

Right wing pundit Pat Robertson has spoken out against the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community in the airwaves yet again, advising...

WATCH: Gay Conversion Therapy Victim's Recalls Doc Telling His Parents, 'Your Son Is Straight Now'

Nathan Manske | Posted 02.14.2012 | Gay Voices
Nathan Manske

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Is A Key 'Ex-Gay' Organization On The Brink Of Collapse?

Posted 11.30.2011 | Gay Voices

The so-called "ex-gay" movement may continue to dominate headlines in the wake of the notorious allegations facing Marcus Bachmann, but now, one of it...

Marcus Bachmann In Dispute With LGBT Activist Over Unpaid 'Ex-Gay' Bill

Posted 11.16.2011 | Gay Voices

Though Marcus Bachmann denies that his Christian counseling clinic practices so-called "pray away the gay" reparative therapy, one prominent LGBT acti...

WATCH: Former 'Ex-Gay' Minister Now Believes Sexual Orientation Can't Be Changed

Posted 12.20.2011 | Gay Voices

The former director of the ex-gay Christian ministry Love in Action has now come forward saying not only that he is gay, but that it is impossible to ...

Starbucks CEO Cancels Megachurch Speech, Pastor Denies Anti-Gay Stance

AP | Posted 10.11.2011 | Chicago

RACHEL ZOLL, Associated Press NEW YORK — Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz cancelled an appearance at one of the most prominent megachurches in the co...

NPR's Foxification of Ex-Gay Rhetoric

Irene Monroe | Posted 10.08.2011 | Media
Irene Monroe

To my surprise, I didn't know -- especially in 2011 -- my sexual orientation was still up for debate. But on Aug. 1 on the Morning Edition of National Public Radio (NPR), it was. And the topic on the show that morning was "Can Therapy Help Change Sexual Orientation?"

Why Willow Creek Severed Ties With Ex-Gay Ministry Exodus International

Rev. Dr. Cindi Love | Posted 09.21.2011 | Religion
Rev. Dr. Cindi Love

Today is a red letter day at Soulforce. One of the organizations with whom we have worked has finally ended its formal relationship with the "gay conversion" ministry Exodus International.

Clinics Owned By Michele Bachmann's Husband Practice Ex-Gay Therapy

The Nation | Mariah Blake | Posted 09.07.2011 | Politics

In the summer of 2004, Andrew Ramirez, who was just about to enter his senior year of high school, worked up the nerve to tell his family he was gay. ...

More Than 14,500 Rally Online to Fight "Gay Cure" Therapy in Hong Kong

Joe Mirabella | Posted 08.31.2011 | World
Joe Mirabella

A petition calling on the Hong Kong government to drop "gay cure" therapist Hong Kwai-wah has reached more than 14,500 signatures in the last 48 hours.

Ex-Gay Therapy Is Scandalous

Wayne Besen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Wayne Besen

We need to look beyond the shocking individual scandals to see that reparative therapy at its corrosive core is, in fact, scandalous. Isn't it time these "therapists" shut their doors and finally get the help they so desperately need?

Shock the Gay Away: Secrets of Early Gay Aversion Therapy Revealed (PHOTOS)

Jamie Scot | Posted 08.28.2013 | Gay Voices
Jamie Scot

Before the American Psychiatric Association declassified homosexuality as a mental disorder in 1973, aversion therapy was used routinely in hopes that it would prevent or eliminate homosexual behavior.