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Free Speech and the Bible Museum

Richard J. Rosendall | Posted 09.23.2014 | Gay Voices
Richard J. Rosendall

An effort by the pro-LGBT group Truth Wins Out (TWO) to block the opening of a private Bible museum in the Nation's Capital is a misguided assault on constitutional protections that properly protect everyone, including LGBT Americans and their opponents.

WATCH: Is This The Gayest Anti-Gay Theme Song Ever?

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 10.02.2013 | Gay Voices

It's been a tough year for the ex-gays. First, organizers were forced to cancel their "Ex-Gay Pride Month," an event they hoped would highlight "di...

Exodus Is Gone, But the 'Ex-Gay' Message Stubbornly Persists

Wayne Besen | Posted 08.25.2013 | Gay Voices
Wayne Besen

Although this was a monumental victory, the fight is not over. Just as the election of Barack Obama did not eradicate racism, the death of Exodus is not the death of homophobia.

Children's Book That Claims Abuse 'Causes' Homosexuality Submitted To Supreme Court

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 02.05.2013 | Gay Voices

A children's book that implies being gay is a reversible condition caused by childhood sexual abuse has been submitted to the Supreme Court as part of...

Flyer Saying Being Gay Is A 'Choice' Given To Students

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 02.06.2012 | Education

Parents of students attending Albert Einstein High School in Montgomery County, Md. are upset after some high schoolers were sent home with flyers cla...

The Top 10 Ex-Gay Stories of 2011

Wayne Besen | Posted 02.22.2012 | Gay Voices
Wayne Besen

In June I penned a column that predicted that so-called "ex-gay" programs would crumble from internal rot. In the months since, the decline of these "pray away the gay" organizations has only accelerated.

World Bank: PFOX, 'Ex-Gays' Organization, To Be Included In Workplace-Giving Program

Metro Weekly | By Chris GeidnerPublished on November 10, 2010, 7:03pm | 0 Comments, 11 Tweets | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Parents and Friends of Ex-Gays & Gays -- PFOX -- will soon be able to say that its programming is supported by funding provided to it by the World Ban...

Anti-Gay Hate Groups Waiting In The Wings

Wayne Besen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Wayne Besen

The Southern Poverty Law Center report is a sober reminder that we must remain vigilant in combating extremism. There are well-organized and wealthy hate machines waiting in the wings, poised to cause tremendous harm to LGBT people.

Eleventh researcher complains that the religious right distorted his work

Alvin McEwen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Alvin McEwen

Yet another researcher is accusing religious right groups of misusing his work. John Horgan, a science journalist and Director of the Center for S...

APA Was Right To Reject Harmful 'Ex-Gay' Therapy

Wayne Besen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Wayne Besen

Groups like Exodus and the National Association for Research and Therapy of Homosexuality (NARTH), regularly encourage clients to say they have converted, even though they are still gay

The Big 'Ex-Gay' Extravaganza

Wayne Besen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Wayne Besen

Exodus Intl. may smile and tell the mainstream media they love homosexuals, but at the "ex-gay" group's glitzy annual conference in Asheville, NC., 700 confused gay people had their souls strip-mined.