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New Mexico Just Banned Gay Conversion Therapy for Minors

The state outlawed health practitioners from trying to "treat" minors for homosexuality.
Drew Schwartz
4.7.17
Gay Rights

The Politician Who's Using Pence's Name to Ban Gay Conversion Therapy

Patrick Burke's proposed ban on conversion therapy—the draconian and wide discredited practice that claims to change a person's gender or sexual identity—is named "Prevention of Emotional Neglect and Childhood Endangerment," or PENCE. We talked to the...
Steven Blum
12.12.16
Stuff

Trump's America Includes Gay Conversion Therapy

"Freedom" and "safety," for the Republican Party, means freedom and safety for those who are a product of the "traditional marriage and family," and not for those marginalized Americans who need it most.
Garrard Conley
7.21.16
News

Obama Calls on States to Ban Gay Conversion Therapy on Minors

Calling the practice "potentially devastating," the White House praised state efforts to end conversion therapy, but stopped short of calling for a federal ban.
Allie Conti
4.9.15
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Gay Conversion Therapy - Part 3

Conversion therapy is the practice of "curing" gay people by trying to turn them straight. The practice has been around for a while, but these days it's considered ineffective, harmful, and potentially deadly.
VICE Staff
2.27.15
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Gay Conversion Therapy - Part 2

Conversion therapy is the practice of "curing" gay people by trying to turn them straight. The practice has been around for a while, but these days it's considered ineffective, harmful, and potentially deadly.
VICE Staff
2.26.15