Wayne Besen: "This scam can't be ended soon enough. While no one has transformed from gay to straight, there have been too many people who have gone from whole to hurting, or from alive to dead. It's time to end this ugly nightmare before more peoples' lives are destroyed."
The so-called "ex-gay therapy" center being sued by gay men who paid the counselors to attempt to change their sexual orientation vowed it would continue to "assist those with unwanted same-sex attractions."
The Supreme Court justices are set to meet on Friday to decide whether or not they will take on gay marriage, and all signs point to a likely decision that the court will hear a challenge to the Defense of Marriage Act, otherwise known as DOMA. How would SCOTUS rule in a DOMA case?
Zach Wahls: "You’ve probably heard of David Barton, even if you don’t recognize the name. He’s Glenn Beck’s favorite “historian.” Mr. Barton has been responsible for a number of outlandish claims over the years."
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton stopped by the Gays and Lesbians in Foreign Affairs Agencies' 20th anniversary party last night to praise the State Department's LGBT employees and also to reflect on the tremendous progress made over the past two decades, and the past four years as well. ...We have seen milestones along that journey over the last 20 years. I remember that I think on my husband’s first day in office back in ’93, he announced that gays and lesbians working in the federal government would receive equal treatment under the Civil Service Reform Act.
Cleo K., a transgender woman living in Uganda, penned an open letter asking her members of Parliament to reject the country's discriminatory bill which would criminalize LGBT Ugandans and subject some to the death penalty.