Reports: Bachmann & Associates provides change therapy

So says The Nation and Truth Wins Out.The Nation found a former patient and TWO sent a person in undercover to look for evidence of change therapy. The material seems pretty tame -- the therapist involved indicated that change might not happen -- but there is evidence here that Marcus Bachmann was either unaware that his therapists did not seek orientation changes or candid when he said his clinic did not provide the therapy. No comment from Michele Bachmann's campaign as yet.There ar … [Read more...]

Wayne Besen links rape and the ex-gay movement

This is just off the wall.Wayne Besen has a blog post this morning with this title:‘Corrective Rape’ of Lesbians In South African Schools Shows Sickness of ‘Ex-Gay’ MovementIn a confusing post, Besen first suggests via his title that the rape of lesbians in South Africa somehow demonstrates something about the ex-gay movement. Then he says, "these extreme cases do not represent the so-called “ex-gay” movement in general." However, in the last sentence of the post, he hints again at a … [Read more...]