On her MSNBC show last night, Rachel Maddow gave a history of the ex-gay movement in light of psychiatrist Robert Spitzer’s retraction of his 2001 study. Watch the report below: Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy The brief segment provides a fairly good run-down of how groups such as […]
This is well worth watching in it’s entirety. LGBT rights are of course human rights, as Secretary Clinton so eloquently illustrates to the United Nations in Geneva. There are times when we manage to get it right, and this looks like one of those times. This speech follows the release of a memorandum by President […]
Current PFOX president Greg Quinlan appeared for an interview recently on a local D.C. station. While the interviewer, Mark Segraves (WDCW-TV), was better prepared than most, it doesn’t seem he understood the depth of misinformation Quinlan is willing to put forth. It would take a week to tease through the factual errors in this short […]
[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ce-PB9mWEYQ[/youtube] Our local team joins this excellent effort, so I just had to post it. Thanks guys!
Watch “The Sissy Boy Experiment: Uncovering the Truth,” the Anderson Cooper 360 series, which aired on CNN recently. Below, parts one, two, three and four: [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A-irAT0viF0[/youtube]
In May 18, 2010, 15-year-old Dominic Crouch of Cheltenham, England, committed suicide after being subjected to homophobic taunts at school. In the video below, his father, Roger Crouch, shares his story and talks about the impact anti-gay bullying and the death of his son has had on his life. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5GLlc_XSK6Q[/youtube] Second, a short film from […]
[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HPwc-DpVFdc[/youtube] “She’s My Man” – Scissor Sisters (2007) [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FjFxosDnzOo[/youtube] Scissor Sisters front man, Jake Shears – It Get’s Better
[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HcYYs0eaiEE[/youtube] Perhaps a bit off topic for XGW, but the religious views expressed should be familiar to many readers. When I read Jackson’s comments they angered me. When I watched this video clip, I think I felt sad for her more than anything else. She expresses herself like someone caught in a cult, and it […]
[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/view_play_list?p=F07F722A5387A637[/youtube] Many XGW readers will be familiar with the painful, anti-gay efforts in Uganda, highlighted over the past couple of years by this and other blogs. The reporting has been at times very detailed, and devastating to take in. This was all punctuated by the recent murder of Ugandan gay rights advocate David Kato, and […]
Joel Burns shares his moving personal story of surviving anti-gay bullying with his fellow Fort Worth City, TX, council members: [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ax96cghOnY4[/youtube] Hat tip: Towleroad
- The Fighting Words of Michael Brown January 24, 2008
- Psychiatrists Warn Church of England to Reject Reparative Therapy November 22, 2007
- Wendy Gritter of Exodus Member Ministry New Direction February 25, 2008
- Ex-Gay Therapist James Phelan Removed From Exodus Referral List November 13, 2007
- Exodus International Lays off Staff, Cuts Benefits August 23, 2010
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