17th April 2015
Comment: My afternoon at a ‘gay cure’ conference in London 23
1:06 PM — Journalist and broadcaster Cristo Foufas writes for PinkNews on attending a "gay cure" lecture in London.
9th April 2015
Obama calls for end to ‘devastating’ LGBT conversion therapy 12
8:12 AM — President Barack Obama has called for an end to "conversion" therapies which aim to change the sexual orientation or gender identity of LGBT youths.
11th March 2015
Colorado House passes bill to ban ‘ex-gay’ therapy for minors 18
3:02 PM — The Colorado House of Representatives has passed a bill that would ban therapy to 'cure' homosexuality in minors.
25th February 2015
Watch: New documentary goes inside gay conversion therapy retreat 9
5:29 PM — VICE have filmed a new three part series investigating gay conversion therapy- the practice of 'turning' gay people straight
18th February 2015
Iowa could become the third US state to ban gay conversion therapy 40
12:55 PM — Iowa could be the third US state to outlaw gay conversion therapy now a bill to ban it has advanced.
19th January 2015
Nick Clegg: I’m pleased that NHS England won’t refer to abhorrent gay ‘cure’ therapy 6
6:58 PM — Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has praised a decision by NHS England to stop facilitating access to gay “cure” therapy.
17th January 2015
Watch: This takedown of ‘gay cure’ therapy is flawless 10
3:19 PM — A new YouTube video attacks the practice of 'conversion therapy' aimed at gay and trans youths, after the death of Leelah Alcorn.
14th January 2015
Memorandum on rejecting ‘conversion therapy’ published 7
2:45 PM — Organisations across the UK have signed the Memorandum of Understanding on Conversion Therapy.
12th January 2015
Forrest Gump actor to speak for group that thinks homosexuality can be ‘cured’ 99
6:35 PM — Forrest Gump actor Gary Sinise is to speak at a summit for an anti-gay Catholic group that believes homosexuality can be 'cured'.
3rd November 2014
Italy: Teacher tells students homosexuality is an ‘illness’ which can be ‘cured’ 16
6:16 PM — A teacher in the Italian city of Turin is to be investigated after telling a class of students that homosexuality is an "illness" which can be "cured".
12th September 2014
US: Appeals court upholds New Jersey gay ‘cure’ ban 1
9:13 AM — A federal appeals court has moved to uphold the US state of New Jersey's ban on gay "conversion" therapy for minors.
30th August 2014
Mississippi man: I was raped during ‘gay cure’ sessions 12
4:43 PM — A Mississippi man is claiming that he was repeatedly raped as a teen to try and 'cure' his homosexuality .
26th July 2014
US: Bill to ban youth ‘gay cure’ therapy submitted in Michigan 13
3:57 PM — A bill that would ban 'gay cure' therapy among minors has been submitted in Michigan.
25th June 2014
Comment: Banning ‘ex-gay’ therapy would only hurt people who want to change 195
2:47 PM — Earlier this week, PinkNews reported that Jeremy Schwab authored a Texas GOP policy defending the use of 'ex-gay' therapy. Unhappy with the article, here is Mr Schwab's response, and defence of the use of the therapy.
24th June 2014
US: Campaign launched to end gay-to-straight conversion therapy ‘in the next five years’ 10
2:33 PM — The National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR) has today launched a campaign aiming to end gay-to-straight conversion therapy in the US within "the next five years".
22nd June 2014
Video: Rick Perry parody mocks ‘homosexuality is like alcoholism’ comparison 1
6:28 PM — Funny or Die have released a parody video, mocking Texas Governor Rick Perry for comparing homosexuality to alcoholism.
Texas ‘ex-gay’ activist: I know at least 500 people who have changed their sexuality 50
4:26 PM — A Texas 'ex-gay' activist has claimed he knows "at least 500" people who have had their sexuality changed.
21st June 2014
US: New York Senate blocks ‘gay cure’ therapy ban, trans anti-discrimination bill
11:18 AM — The New York Senate has blocked bills which banned 'gay cure' therapy for minors, and protected trans people from discrimination.
20th June 2014
Texas GOP Chair: Party was ‘forced’ to pass platform endorsing gay cure therapy 3
4:46 PM — The chair of the Texas Republican party has claimed that delegates were "forced" to pass a platform endorsing gay cure therapy, due to a loophole in conference rules.
17th June 2014
Department store sparks outrage by selling ‘how to prevent gay children’ books 59
6:06 PM — A department store in Spain has caused outrage by selling parent guides to preventing homosexuality in children.