Karine Jean-Pierre
Subscribe To
The Advocate
Scroll To Top

Americans For Truth About Homosexuality

Read the latest news about Americans For Truth About Homosexuality, a nonprofit organization led by antigay activist Peter LaBarbera that denies the fact that sexual orientation is inborn. Americans For Truth About Homosexuality believes that same-sex attraction can be cured and is therefore a proponent of the “ex-gay” movement. The Southern Poverty Law Center classified AFTAH as an antigay hate group in 2010 for work, which includes opposing the Employment Non-Discrimination Act and advocating for a government-led report on the health risks posed by sex between men.

Antigay leaders from Americans for Truth About Homosexuality, Liberty Counsel, and Mission America picketed the Washington, D.C., office of the Human Rights Campaign to protest LGBT Pride Month.

June 04 2013 5:03 PM

Dan Savage takes "Porno" Pete LaBarbera down a notch.

November 20 2012 7:33 PM

Several Christian and right-wing groups have asked Fox News and Bill O'Reilly to ban gay rights advocate Wayne Besen from the network.

August 23 2012 4:22 PM Updated

Antigay activists are once again claiming that a gay judge is incapable of ruling in a case about same-sex marriage.

July 24 2012 4:33 PM

The IRS revoked tax-exempt status for Americans for Truth About Homosexuality last year after it failed to file multiple required forms for three consecutive years, Ex-Gay Watch reports. (Pictured: AFTAH president Peter LaBarbera)

August 01 2011 10:25 AM
1