I haven’t read the report, so I don’t know whether DM’s criticisms are accurate. The tone of the criticisms is moderate compared to typical religious-right rhetoric. Some of the criticisms are specific, while others are quite vague. Some of DM’s observations of moderation in the exgay movement are accurate, but overly optimistic: Let’s face it, the movement is led by would-be theocrats, and the moderates are not only allowing that leadership to happen, but also providing annual donations to the leadership.
— Mike Airhart
Mike Airhart was the founding editor of Ex-Gay Watch, until he left in 2007. He has returned as a contributing writer. He has written periodically for Truth Wins Out, and volunteered for Men Can Stop Rape, Whitman-Walker Clinic, WaterFire Providence, and the Providence Equality Action Committee. His background includes expertise in journalism, business news, content syndication, human rights, sexual harassment issues, and liberation theology.
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