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The Top 10 Ex-Gay Stories of 2011

Wednesday, December 14, 2011
In June, I penned a column, “The Fall of the Ex-Gay Myth,” which predicted that so-called “ex-gay” programs would crumble from internal rot. “It’s time for the discredited ‘ex-gay’ myth to simply go away and be rightfully viewed as an ...

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Boehner’s DOMA defense contains junk science, bad sources

Wednesday, August 24, 2011
John Boehner
On Monday it was discovered that one of the experts, Professor Lisa Diamond, cited by Speaker of the House John Boehner’s legal team in their defense of DOMA complained that her work was being distorted. ...

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Hate group leader Tony Perkins distorts reality in defending Bachmann clinic

Wednesday, July 27, 2011
Tony Perkins
I tried not to laugh when I read Family Research Council President Tony Perkins’ column headlined, “Intolerant gays target Bachmann.” Perkins was referring to the undercover investigation by Truth Wins Out, that proved Marcus Bachmann lied when he claimed that ...

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‘Sissy Boy Experiment:’ Reparative therapy still being used to ‘treat’ gay kids

Thursday, June 9, 2011
In Thursday's third and final installment of CNN's special report, the "Sissy Boy Experiment," Randi Kaye reports on how the research of Dr. George Rekers is still being used to 'treat' some gay kids and teens. ...

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George Rekers responds to Kirk Murphy’s suicide in ‘Sissy Boy Experiment’

Wednesday, June 8, 2011
Kirk Murphy
In this second installment of CNN's special report, the “Sissy Boy Experiment,” Dr. George Rekers learns of Kirk Murphy's suicide. ...

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‘Sissy Boy Experiment’ examines 70’s-era therapy to make feminine boys masculine

Wednesday, June 8, 2011
Kirk Murphy
In the 1970s, 5-year-old Kirk Murphy underwent therapy for his effeminate behavior -- his parents enrolled him in a federally-funded experimental program at UCLA. Decades later, at age 38, he took his own life. ...

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‘Rent boy’ describes anti-gay Christian leader’s sexual massages, another escort comes forward

Friday, May 7, 2010
The 20-year old "rent boy" that accompanied notoriously anti-gay Christian leader George Rekers on a Eurpoean vaction, told media outlets this week the he was contracted to provide his client with "sexual massages" in the nude. ...

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Prominent anti-gay Christian leader takes European vacation with ‘rent boy’

Tuesday, May 4, 2010
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A Christian leader and prominent neuro-psychiatrist who co-founded the notoriously anti-gay Family Research Council with evangelist James Dobson, took a ten-day European vacation with a callboy he met through ...

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