Texas Republican Party Platform Calls for Gay 'Reparative Therapy'
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June of 2014Categories: Republican Party of TexasThe Texas Republican Party officially called for gays to receive "reparative therapy and treatment for those patients seeking healing and wholeness from their homosexual lifestyle." Gay reparative therapy is widely debunked and can cause serious psychological damage to adolescents who receive it, but it is still championed by a wide range of conservatives. The motion was approved with no debate. Source: http://talkingpointsmemo.com/news/texas-gop-gays-reparative-therapy