‘Boy Erased’ steps up battle against gay conversion therapy

Actor Joel Edgerton arrives for the premiere of the movie "Boy Erased" at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) in Toronto, Ontario, Canada September 11, 2018. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – It’s been 14 years since Garrard Conley, the gay son of an Arkansas Baptist preacher, was sent to conversion therapy and two years since he published a memoir about what he calls the “psychological torture” he endured there. But it was only after watching “Boy Erased,” the movie version of his […]

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