Read the latest news about James Dobson, an antigay public figure and proponent of the "ex-gay" movement who established Focus on the Family in the 1970s and launched a radio show after a television appearance in 1978. The internationally syndicated show has been on the radio ever since, airing on 4,000 stations around the world. Aside from establishing Focus on the Family, James Dobson's work also includes founding Love Won Out, a prominent organization that claims to cure gays and lesbians of their homosexuality.
The U.S. Air Force Academy claims that gay cadets are safe and welcomed on campus, despite the academy's hiring of a staunch advocate of 'ex-gay' therapy who developed the school's mandatory counseling program.
With Democratic majorities in the House and Senate, and a supportive governor, Colorado is poised to become the latest state to offer civil unions to same-sex couples, with legislation introduced today.