Conversion Therapy

At 19, Garrard Conley was raped. Then his parents made him attend gay conversion therapy.

Boy Erased is expected to dominate awards season next year. The movie, which stars Nicole Kidman and Russell Crowe, is based on the true story of a …

Nicole Kidman

August Issue

We’ve got so much to talk about in this month’s issue, we’d better get started! Leading the charge is our cover star Conor O’Brien, the voice behind …

LGBTQI

Sasha Lane on "The Miseducation of Cameron Post," Style, and Why She Isn’t Afraid to Speak Up

“Everyone’s waking up right now, so why not put it in their face?”<p>Sasha Lane isn’t here for any preconceived notions of what she “should be.” From her acting career to her style and even her social media, the Texas native is committed to being completely herself in all aspects of life. When we …

Los Angeles

A new film reveals the horrific truth behind “gay conversion therapy”

It has been 45 years since the American Psychiatric Association officially removed homosexuality from its list of mental illnesses, but conservative groups—particularly those with a religious affiliation—have continued to advocate for “cures” to being gay, lesbian, bisexual, or gender …

LGBTQI

Twitter hails 'Boy Erased' after first trailer drops showing gay conversion therapy

The first trailer for the highly-anticipated drama “Boy Erased” dropped Tuesday and it did not disappoint.<p>Many fans applauded a glimpse of the coming-of-age drama and are getting the tissues ready for the film's Nov. 2 release.<p>The film, based on a Garrard Conley's memoir of the same name, tells the …

Nicole Kidman

QLD and Western Australia one step closer to outlawing ‘LGBT+ conversion therapy’

19 July 2018<p>Amnesty International Australia welcomes the strong condemnation from both Western Australian Health Minister and Queensland Health …

Western Australia

Boy Erased trailer previews powerful drama about conversion therapy

Russell Crowe and Nicole Kidman headline an ensemble that will generate early Oscar buzz from its exploration of a gay conversion therapy camp.<p>On …

Nicole Kidman

Gay conversion therapy was ‘painful’ — but it didn’t break me

Growing up in Manhattan in the 1970s, Andrew Solomon always felt different from his conservative, straight-laced family. But it wasn’t until he was …

Lesbian

Nova Scotia PCs to introduce bill banning gay-conversion therapy

The interim leader of Nova Scotia’s Progressive Conservative Party is calling for members of the House of Assembly to come together and ban …

LGBTQI

The LGBT ‘Panic Defense’ Is Unjust. It Could Become Illegal.

The Gay and Trans Panic Defense Prohibition Act would only apply to federal court. Its sponsors hope it helps stop LGBT people being blamed in all …

LGBTQI

Petition calls on Parliament to ban gay conversion therapy

The youth sections of the Labour and Green Parties are calling for the ban of gay conversion therapy.<p>Gay conversion therapy, also known as …

LGBTQI

Bethlehem City Council approves ban on conversion therapy

The Bethlehem City Council has taken a second vote to approve a ban on conversion therapy, making the city the eighth jurisdiction in Pennsylvania to …

LGBTQI

New "Boy Erased" Trailer Exposes the Dangers of Gay Conversion Therapy

The movie stars Lucas Hedges and Nicole Kidman.<p>Just a week after <i>The Miseducation of Cameron Post</i> debuted a trailer telling the story of teens sent to gay conversion therapy, another movie covering similar subject matter has released its first trailer: <i>Boy Erased</i>.<p>Like <i>The Miseducation of Cameron Post</i>,</i> …

LGBTQI

'Boy Erased' trailer previews film about so-called gay conversion therapy

<b>(CNN) —</b> Lucas Hedges better get his tux dry cleaned and pressed because he might be having a very active award season.<p>Hedges, no stranger to award season accolades, having appeared in acclaimed films like "Lady Bird" and "Manchester by the Sea," is featured in another movie poised to be among next …

Nicole Kidman

Boy Erased Looks Like a Powerful Early Oscar Contender

The film is based on the best-selling memoir and due out in November.<p>July is <i>that</i> time of the year—the month when all the trailers for really good, possible Oscar-contender movies start coming out. Today, we've been gifted with <i>Boy Erased</i>, the upcoming November release based on the novel of the same …

Entertainment

Joel Edgerton's Boy Erased Trailer Is Here And It’ll Mess You Right Up

article<p>https://www.gq.com.au/entertainment/film-tv/joel-edgertons-boy-erased-trailer-is-here-and-itll-mess-you-right-up/news-story/ecbf1830ee0be70a53b …

Joel Edgerton

Nicole Kidman And Russell Crowe Send Their Gay Son To Conversion Therapy In The Trailer For 'Boy Erased'

The son of a Baptist pastor is outed to his family in this upcoming film based on a true story.<p>In the 1960s, experts drew on the best science of the …

Nicole Kidman

There's Another Movie About Gay Conversion Therapy Coming

The first trailer for <i>Boy Erased</i> follows Jared Sykes (Lucas Hedges) as his parents Victor (Russell Crowe) and Nancy (Nicole Kidman) enroll him in a …

Nicole Kidman

Oscars: This Year’s “Call Me By Your Name,” About Gay Conversion Therapy, Features YouTube Break Out Pop Star Troye Sivan

Home Movies Oscars: This Year’s “Call Me By Your Name,” About Gay Conversion Therapy,...<p>by - July 17, 2018 10:04 pm<p>0 582<p>Everyone’s looking for this …

LGBTQI

More SJW Oscar-Bait: 'Boy Erased' Bashes Christians, Tackles So-Called 'Gay Conversion Therapy'

This year's slate of Oscar-bait films appears to be the wokest yet. On top of the Ruth Bader Ginsburg fangirl biopic "On the Basis of Sex," the LGBTQ …

Conservative View

Gay man says conversion therapy 'didn't feel right'

British Prime Minister Theresa May has announced that the controversial so-called gay-conversion therapy will be banned in the United …

LGBTQI

How would Brett Kavanaugh rule on conversion therapy?

On Monday evening, President Trump nominated Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh to serve on the U.S. Supreme Court. Praised by Trump as “one of the finest and sharpest legal minds of our time,” Kavanaugh, 53, is set to face a contentious Senate confirmation process. Democratic lawmakers will grill Kavanaugh …

LGBTQI

'I thought I was a freak': One man's experience with gay conversion therapy

After Alex's* parents discovered his internet browsing history, they knew his secret. He was gay. They wanted to help.

LGBTQI

Watch the trailer for gay conversion film The Miseducation of Cameron Post

A trailer has been released for the upcoming film <i>The Miseducation of Cameron Post,</i> directed by Desiree Akhavan and starring Chloë Grace Moretz. Watch …

LGBTQI

WATCH: Gay conversion therapy feature “The Miseducation of Cameron Post” gets a trailer

Buckle up, because whether or not you were personally subjected to antigay religious brainwashing as a teen, there’s no way this trailer will be an …

LGBTQI

Madison Passes Measure to Protect Youth From "Conversion Therapy"

HRC praised the Madison City Council for passing a measure protecting LGBTQ youth in the city from the dangerous, abusive and discredited practice of …

LGBTQI

‘The Miseducation of Cameron Post’ Trailer: Chloë Grace Moretz Heads to Gay Conversion Therapy in Sundance Winner

"American Honey" breakout Sasha Lane and newcomer Forrest Goodluck co-star in this Sundance Grand Jury winner.<p>Before Chloë Grace Moretz turns up in …

Los Angeles

Chloë Grace Moretz fights gay conversion therapy in stunning Miseducation of Cameron Post trailer

Chloë Grace Moretz is offering a few lessons on morality and acceptance in the new trailer for her stunning Sundance drama <i>The Miseducation of Cameron</i> …

Film Festivals

Is New Zealand Ever Going to Ban Gay Conversion Therapy?

Might be time to stop trying to pray away the gay.<p>As the United Kingdom announces it’s banning gay conversion therapy, calls are mounting for New Zealand to follow suit.<p>A TVNZ investigation this month found that a number of churches and counsellors in New Zealand were still offering versions of gay …

LGBTQI

Protesters call for end to 'conversion therapy' in Nova Scotia

A protest in downtown Halifax Monday evening called for a ban on so-called "conversion therapy" in Nova Scotia.<p>The controversial practice claims to …

Nova Scotia