Vancouver, B.C.-area Pride Society seeks ban on anti-LGBT conversion-therapy

Tri-Cities Pride Society, serving eastern suburbs of Vancouver, British Columbia, has called for a ban on anti-LGBT conversion therapy across all of Canada. (Source: Tri-City News) The society sent an open letter to legislators: The open letter reads: Tri-Cities Pride Society acknowledges the harm conversion therapy has caused, and continues to cause, LGBTQ2+ people. Medical […]

CBC News: The painful toll of going through conversion therapy

Those who’ve experienced antigay conversion therapy often describe it as difficult and painful. Canada’s CBC News reached out to Matt Ashcroft and Peter Gajdics, who have gone through conversion therapy and they agreed to share their experiences with conversion therapists. Conversion therapists promise to reduce same-sex sexual attraction and make people asexual. But they only […]