This Is What It's Like To Be Given Electric Shocks To "Cure" You Of Being Gay
While studying for his A-levels, Jeremy Gavins was sent to NHS psychiatrists to "cure" his homosexuality. Here he tells BuzzFeed News how the treatment, forced on him by doctors, teachers, and the Catholic church, destroyed his life.
Philadelphia Archdiocese Makes Students' Parents Sign a "Moral Integrity" Memo Before Pope's Visit
Philadelphia, which will host Pope Francis's visit later this month, is the largest archdiocese to require parents of Catholic school children to sign an affirmation of "fidelity to Catholic teaching and identity."