Minnesota Governor Tim Walz’s executive order today directs state agencies to prohibit payment for conversion therapy for minors and vulnerable adults. This is one of the strongest executive orders in the country and reflects Governor Walz’s understanding that the harms caused by conversion therapy are devastating.
Judge Amy Coney Barrett used the dangerous term “sexual preference” in hearings. Coney Barrett implies that sexual orientation can change.
Facebook and Instagram will exclude content that promotes conversion therapy. Born Perfect worked with Facebook on this initiative.
“Today’s action by the United Nations marks a huge turning point in the global effort to end this deadly practice,” said Born Perfect Co-Founder and Chief Strategist Mathew Shurka.
The Red Wing City Council voted 6-0 to ban conversion therapy for minors.
“Germany is the first major European country to protect LGBTQ people from conversion therapy,” said Mathew Shurka, Co-Founder of Born Perfect.