By Jessica Campisi
The founder of one of the nation’s largest conversion therapy programs, who spent decades leading the organization, now says he is gay, apologizing for his role in the practice. McKrae Game, who founded and led Hope for Wholeness in South Carolina, publicly announced he was gay in early June, more than two years after the organization’s board of directors abruptly fired him. In a Facebook […]
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The news is not that he's gay.
The news is that a person who founded one of the biggest conversion therapy groups in America has publicly admitted that conversion therapy is a harmful lie.
— danny nett (@dannynett) September 4, 2019
Hurt people hurt people. My heart aches for every LGBTQ life that he harmed. We need to ban conversion therapy in ALL 50 states. Right now it is only banned in 18 states. #BanConversionTherapy 🏳️🌈 https://t.co/gWnRfwI5G3
— Ryan Knight 🌊 (@ProudResister) September 3, 2019
"Conversion therapy" is a sham—and is incredibly discriminatory and harmful towards members of the LGBTQIA+ community.
— Senator Patty Murray (@PattyMurray) September 4, 2019