Charting conversion therapy’s harrowing history – from its barbaric roots to present day cruelty

Boris Johnson has been widely condemned for partially dropping plans to ban conversion therapy. But what does the barbaric practice actually entail, and where does it come from? On Thursday (31 March), the government confirmed reports it was dropping plans for a legislative ban on conversion therapy, four years after then-prime minister Theresa May first … Continue reading Charting conversion therapy’s harrowing history – from its barbaric roots to present day cruelty