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Utah bans ‘conversion therapy’

by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 1/22/20, 11:26 am

Utah Gov. Gary Herbert, a Republican, called on state regulators to make a rule against so-called conversion therapy for minors after a legislative proposal failed. Officials confirmed that they finalized the rule late Tuesday, making Utah the 19th state to prohibit therapy aimed at changing minors’ sexual orientation, even if they ask for it.

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Billy Hathorn

A desperate move?

Boy Scouts | The Boy Scouts mortgage their ‘crown jewel’
by Warren Cole Smith
Posted 11/18/19, 09:08 am

The Boy Scouts of America has mortgaged Philmont Scout Ranch, one of the BSA’s largest and most valuable properties, according to documents obtained by 

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Anatomy of the problem

Sexuality | Gender reveal parties in the age of transgender wokeness
by Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted 10/24/19, 01:58 pm

Once again a cultural fad has come and gone and I have missed it altogether. In the ’90s it was the Macarena dance craze, which caught me flat-footed at a party in Italy where every other American tourist knew the steps but me. And I find that anyone my age can reminisce about their Sony Walkmans but yours truly.

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