LGBT bill to ban therapy for youth on sexual orientation issues is stalled in Mass. Legislature

Jan 29, 2016 by

From MassResistance: Bill was skipped over in Wednesday’s House session after “hold” was put on it. But battle continues. What happens in Massachusetts on “culture war” issues is often repeated across America. After weeks of hard lobbying to stop Bill H97 in the Massachusetts Legislature. we’re happy to report some success. Just before this week’s formal House session, a “hold“ was put on the bill and it was not acted on. But the battle will continue. Part of a national movement in...

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Zero tolerance in Australia: crack down on gay ‘conversion’ therapy

Jan 24, 2016 by

By Farrah Tomazin, The Age Victoria: The state government will attempt to crack down on so-called gay conversion therapy through a new public watchdog with the power to investigate people purporting to “cure” or suppress homosexuality. The move comes amid growing concerns that such practices remain prevalent in Australia – including alarming claims of shock treatment or aversion tactics being used in recent years in a bid to thwart same-sex attraction. The Sunday Age has been told...

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The Bob Spitzer I Knew

Jan 12, 2016 by

by Linda Ames Nicolosi, Crisis Magazine: When I opened the newspaper a couple of days after Christmas, I was surprised by a familiar face in the obituaries section: psychiatrist Robert Spitzer. The name brought back a flood of bittersweet personal memories. I had learned something about human nature from Bob Spitzer, and also about politics as they play out behind the scenes in the mental-health establishment. About 15 years before, Spitzer had asked me to help him with a new research project...

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Costs Demand from TFL against Core Issues Trust

Dec 21, 2015 by

by Dr Mike Davidson, CIT: Early this week I received notification of a Custody Warrant from the Courts and Tribunals Service in Belfast against Core Issues Trust (CIT). This means that all resources of the Trust are now deemed to be in the custody and possession of the Enforcements of Judgements Office, until an amount of £8,870.87 is paid. I am further advised by the Christian Legal Centre that following payment of this initial amount, the Enforcement of Judgements Office in Belfast will then...

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Costs Demand from TFL against Core Issues Trust

Dec 18, 2015 by

By Dr Michael Davidson, Core Issues Trust: Early this week I received notification of a Custody Warrant from the Courts and Tribunals Service in Belfast against Core Issues Trust (CIT). This means that all resources of the Trust are now deemed to be in the custody and possession of the Enforcements of Judgements Office, until an amount of £8,870.87 is paid. I am further advised by the Christian Legal Centre that following payment of this initial amount, the Enforcement of Judgements Office in...

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Using Modern Science to Treat Homosexuality

Dec 1, 2015 by

by Mark S. Latkovic […]  Presupposing the historic truth of Christian teaching on homosexuality, there is, unfortunately, no drug available (as of yet!) that one could take in order to restore or create normal heterosexual functioning. Today, of course, the majority of psychologists and mental health care professionals deny that there is anything abnormal about homosexuality. Famously, the American Psychiatric Association removed homosexuality from its list of mental disorders in the...

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