gay conversion therapy

Campaigners place flowers on a multicoloured flag as they protest for LGBT rights in Chechnya outsid

Florida court overturns ban on conversion therapy

Conversion therapy aims to change people's sexual orientations or gender identities.

By REUTERS
21/11/2020
LGBT flag on Jerusalem's King George Street, July 31, 2018

Controversial conversion therapy bill passes: 'Saving lives'

"Shame and disgrace" shouted some haredi MKs after the bill passed, as a number of MKs began to applaud.

22/07/2020

Coalition stability battered over gay conversion therapy legislation

Likud minister says Gantz leading Israel to new election after Blue and White votes with opposition to approve Meretz-led legislation.

Thousands protest after Rafi Peretz stated that he supports gay conversion therapy.

Crisis over gay conversion bill will not collapse gov't - analysis

The bill is nevertheless another straw on the camel’s back.

LGBT flag on Jerusalem's King George Street, July 31, 2018

Uncertainty remains as vote on conversion-therapy bill nears

The legislation, proposed by Meretz leader Nitzan Horowitz, would remove the license of a psychologist who uses conversion therapy, fine them and send them to jail for repeat offenses.

21/07/2020
The Instagram application is seen on a phone screen August 3, 2017.

Instagram bans 'conversion therapy' content as opposition grows

The United Nations independent expert on sexual orientation and gender identity called last month for a global ban on conversion therapy, describing it as "cruel, inhumane and degrading."

By REUTERS
10/07/2020
Police stand guard during an anti-government protest in front of the Parliament in Tirana, Albania M

Albania bans psychologists from practicing gay conversion therapy

The Order of Psychologists said members would face disciplinary proceedings if they carried out the treatment.

By REUTERS
18/05/2020
Rabbi Yigal Levinstein

'Army Radio distorted rabbi's comments on conversion therapy'

Station claims Yigal Levinstein said conversion therapy is necessary to rid people of homosexual tendencies. Rabbi says he referred to 'normative therapy'

LGBT flag on Jerusalem's King George Street, July 31, 2018

27% rise in suicide, depression and domestic violence among LGBT youth

'When the family is good, accepting and inclusive it's all well and good, but when the family gets mad and violent who ignores needs, identity and wants of the child, then the house is a prison'

11/05/2020
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