New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie made national news this week when he signed a bill abolishing the therapy that attempts to turn gay teens straight. If enacted, a licensed mental health provider who ignored the law would be cited for unprofessional conduct and subject to licensing sanctions.
On August 2nd, Mr. Jensen received a proof for his book's final cover and noticed that his bio was incomplete. Specifically, the line "He lives in Salt Lake City with his boyfriend and their four dogs,” had been removed. When Jensen reached out to Cedar Fort, the situation devolved rapidly.
The furor over Russia’s new laws has spread to the world of classical music, with some opera fans calling on the Metropolitan Opera to dedicate its opening-night gala performance to the support of gay people.