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Boy Erased's Garrard Conley on How to End Conversion Therapy

Boy Erased author Garrard Conley and other LGBTQ activists spoke out at a recent screening of the film adaptation.  

12 LGBTQ Movies in Theaters This Fall

With nearly 40 queer movies out this year, like Boy Erased and Bohemian Rhapsody, this is a landmark year for representation.

Gay Valedictorian Kicked Out of Home Gets Help from Ellen DeGeneres

A GoFundMe page set up for Seth Owen raised $141,000 to help with his Georgetown tuition. Now, DeGeneres has another surprise for him.

Troye Sivan: 'Ex-Gay' Camps Tell Kids They 'Have a God-Shaped Hole'

It sends the message they're trying to fill this hole with "homosexual tendencies," the Boy Erased actor told Stephen Colbert.

Boy Erased and Radiolab Creators to Launch Podcast on 'Ex-Gay' Therapy

The four-part series, UnErased, will spotlight the global attack on LGBTQ youth.

Conversion Therapy Ads Preyed on LGBTQ Facebook Users

The social media giant finally removed the harmful ads that had been targeting LGBTQ users for months, but only after it was called out. 


I Survived Conversion Therapy

Amanda Loucks takes us through her harrowing journey. 

'Conversion Therapy' Drama Cameron Post Gets Queer Female Desire Right

Director Desiree Akhavan and star Chloe Grace Moretz speak with The Advocate about the frank female sexuality that drives the film.

Delaware Now 15th State to Ban Conversion Therapy on Minors

Gov. John Carney signed a bill to that effect into law today.

Maine Gov. Paul LePage Vetoes Conversion Therapy Ban

The far-right Republican is the first governor from either party to veto such a measure.

U.K. Government Pledges to Ban 'Ex-Gay' Therapy

The ban is part of an initiative for "addressing the burning injustices that LGBT people face," says Prime Minister Theresa May.

Australian Senator Gives Moving Speech on Toll of 'Ex-Gay Therapy'

Victorian Senator Janet Rice shared the story of a boy who had been traumatized with attempts to turn him straight.

Anti-Conversion Therapy Bill Gaining Ground in U.K.

The bill could end the use of the scientifically unsound practice by unregulated therapists.

Is the Gov. of Maine About to Veto a Ban on 'Ex-Gay Therapy'?

Paul LePage hasn't said whether he will sign a bill sent to his desk today by the legislature.

New Hampshire GOP Gov Signs Transgender Rights Bill

Plus one banning the use of conversion therapy on minors.

The Horror of 'Ex-Gay' Therapy Once Involved Ice-Pick Lobotomies

We cannot forget how inhumane this practice was and still is.

'The Fruit Machine' Illuminates Canada's Gay Purge

The new documentary shares the horrifying recent history we need to know.

Hawaii Bans 'Ex-Gay' Therapy on Minors

The Aloha State is the 12th to do so.

GOP Governor of Maryland Bans 'Ex-Gay' Therapy for Youth

With Larry Hogan's signature, the state becomes the 11th to ban or limit the practice of so-called conversion therapy.

Banning Conversion Therapy Will Save Lives

Conversion therapy denies people their identity, and that's why it must end, writes transgender musician Ryan Cassata.