Ex-Gay Podcast

April 29, 2009 | Leave a Comment

Going solo today, Mike spoke about the Boston rally and protest of Exodus International‘s training. The infamous reparative or conversion therapy ministry, as they describe themselves, were at the conservative and fundamentalist Park Street Church abutting the Boston Common. In the park, up to 50 LGBT protesters rallied. There’s a report on the rally and […]

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Tuesday to Wednesday this week, our podcast will move to accommodate a LGBT protest in downtown Boston. We’ll be on at the usual 2:30 p.m. Eastern covering the ex-gay visitors. You can listen live then here or return to Left Ahead! anytime afterward to play or download the show. The infamous ex-gay types from Exodus […]

This was a catch up and look ahead day. Ryan and Mike talked about progressive events and actions pending in Massachusetts. Ryan has taken the lead on our BlogLeft group.  His latest was to organize a meeting of bloggers with a few Dem Party sorts to finalize what we’ll do for the party convention the […]

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We weren’t too surprised, but still somewhat disappointed, that no anti-same-sex marriage or anti-gay sorts joined today’s podcast. Our guest was GLBT and marriage-equality activist John Hosty-Grinnell. He was ready. He contends that we progressive and lefty sorts has not called out the dishonest and dishonorable often enough or specifically enough. While doing so many […]

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LGBT and marriage-equality activist John Hosty-Grinnell is terrifically sincere but not necessarily the subtlest among us. He wants to invite one or more right-wing callers to explain themselves next Tuesday, April 14th. He’s the guest on the Left Ahead! weekly podcast at 2:30 p.m. If you want to listen or join in, click over to […]

Les Bernal, executive director of Stop Predatory Gambling, spoke with us about how both casinos and other gambling interests as well as governments use games, machines and advertising. When he was chief of staff for our own Sen. Susan Tucker, he turned from viewing lotteries, slots and other gambling as benign revenue producers to seeing […]

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