Wednesday, December 9, 2009

Rachel Maddow Vs. Ex-Gay Conversion Therapist – Chicagoist

Debunking a ‘cure’ for homosexuality

And it was our favorite lesbian political commentator for the win. Richard Cohen, author of the "sexual reorientation" manual Coming Out Straight, appeared last night on Maddow's MSNBC show, responding to the anchor's previous reports addressing American links (including his own) that inspired proposed Ugandan legislation that would mandate strict penalties, including life imprisonment and execution of "serial offenders" of homosexuality. Gay rights advocates say the new legislation will likely pass. Photo

Cohen said he did not support the Ugandan proposals, stating his organization advocates for the loving treatment of all homosexuals, not only of "those who choose" that lifestyle, but also those who realize that "change is possible" by converting to full-fledged happy heterosexuals. Like himself. And the "thousands" of gay and lesbian persons he's helped "come out of homosexuality" worldwide. Read complete article & video - Chicagoist

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