Conversion Therapy

Conversion Therapy

National Museum of American History in Washington, D.C.
Health National
In 2011, three years after leaving LIA, Smid recanted his ex-gay theology and views on homosexuality and now lives in Texas with his husband. ...
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Equality Act of 2017
Politics
The Equality Act of 2017 would ensure full federal non-discrimination equality by adding sexual orientation and gender identity to other protected classes, such as race or religion, in existing federal laws. ...
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Health Politics
This bill would clarify that providing “conversion therapy” to any person in exchange for monetary compensation, or advertising such services, is an unfair and deceptive act or practice. ...
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Faith and Religion
The lawsuit filed aims to exclude clergy from the ban on conversion therapy. Of course, the majority, if not all, conversion therapy comes from religious communities. ...
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Health Politics
Sens. Patty Murray, Cory Booker and 16 of their Democratic colleagues introduced the Therapeutic Fraud Prevention Act, legislation to classify “conversion therapy” as a fraudulent practice. ...
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National
LGBT protections were quietly removed after pressure from far-right religious groups and a review from Gov. Rick Scott’s office. ...
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Health
“Conversion therapy” practices have for decades been linked to serious harm, including depression, substance abuse, and even suicide. ...
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Hillary Clinton/HRC
Politics
HRC has announced its endorsement of Hillary Clinton for President. Clinton also has a long record as a champion for LGBT rights both in the U.S. and, notably, around the globe. ...
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Health
The report includes the first publication of consensus statements developed by an expert panel held by the American Psychological Association. ...
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Health
House Bill 217 protects LGBTQ youth from mental health providers attempting to change their sexual orientation or gender identity through conversion. ...
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