Government to ban Conversion Therapy

According to The Pink News, the Government has vowed to pursue all options to outlaw gay ‘cure’ therapy in the UK. In an action plan released today (June 3), Minister for Women and Equalities Penny Mordaunt set out a firm stance against the discredited practise of conversion therapy. It is currently legal for unregulated persons […]

Exodus Closes

The controversial ex-gay and anti-gay movement Exodus has closed down and its leader has sent an apology for all the hurt caused. The closing of Exodus International, the evangelical organization that once practised “reparative therapy” for gay Christians,  with the apology of its president, Alan Chambers. “I am sorry I didn’t stand up to people publicly […]

Ecuador Closes Gay and Lesbian "Conversion" Centres

LGBT campaigners in Ecuador and beyond are celebrating a volte-face by President Rafael Correa, in which he closed down the state’s notorious anti-gay ‘reparative’ centres and made a well-known lesbian campaigner the new minister for Health. Following a world-wide campaign by human rights groups, the reparative therapy centres throughout the South American nation have become infamous for their use […]