Thanks to the university's homophobia, the "Cinderella" team's March Madness success will likely have real-world repercussions that harm LGBTQ+ youth.
While most medical associations say conversion therapy is extremely harmful to LGBTQ youth, 26 states have no laws regulating the practice.
Instagram will from Friday ban any content promoting LGBT conversion therapy, the company told the BBC. Conversion therapy applies to any practice which claims it can “cure” people of their sexual orientation or gender identity. It has been widely decried as false, unethical, and harmful by medical bodies. Instagram already […]
Conversion therapy’s main goal is to change an individual’s sexual orientation or gender identity. Conversion therapists often use shame, emotional trauma, and physical abuse, in an attempt to make victims associate such things with their LGBTQ identities. The practice is banned in 18 states and Washington, DC, and has been […]
Human Rights Campaign has suspended Google from its corporate equality index after the tech firm failed to remove a “conversion therapy” app for gay people from the Play Store, Axios reports. Apple, Amazon, and Microsoft have all shut down the app, named Living Hope Ministries. So-called “conversion therapy” has been […]
The new movie “Boy Erased” tells the true story of Garrard Conley– the son of a Baptist pastor who, after being outed to his parents at 19, was sent to a two-week-long “gay conversion therapy” program. Conley tells us what the experience was really like, and discussed his efforts to […]