From what I gather, the leaders of the program feel that close friendships are “idolatrous” and that they subject LGB youth to dangerous sexual temptation. It’s all rather horrifying. They advise parents that it’s better for kids not to have close friends than to risk falling in love with people of the “wrong” sex.

This is cult-like mind control stuff.

Writer. Runner. Marine. Airman. Former LGBTQ and HIV activist. Former ActUpNY and Queer Nation. Polyglot. Middle-aged, uppity faggot. jamesfinnwrites@gmail.com

Writer. Runner. Marine. Airman. Former LGBTQ and HIV activist. Former ActUpNY and Queer Nation. Polyglot. Middle-aged, uppity faggot. jamesfinnwrites@gmail.com