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Apr 11, 2012, 12:05 ET Dr. Robert Spitzer Renounces Infamous 'Ex-Gay' Study Claiming Some Gays Could Change, says Truth Wins Out

In a move that serves as a significant blow to "ex-gay" programs and anti-gay organizations, Dr. Robert Spitzer repudiated his much-criticized 2001...


Apr 05, 2012, 02:16 ET In Audio, Invisible Children's Jason Russell Promoted the Group as 'God's Trojan Horse'

Today, Invisible Children released its much-anticipated sequel to its KONY2012 video. But exclusive audio obtained by Truth Wins Out (TWO) reveals...


Feb 22, 2012, 12:22 ET Truth Wins Out Files Defamation Lawsuit Against 'Ex-Gay' Organization PFOX

Truth Wins Out announced today that it has filed a defamation lawsuit against Parents and Friends of Ex-Gays (PFOX) and its President Greg Quinlan...


Feb 08, 2012, 10:57 ET Truth Wins Out Calls on Montgomery County Schools to Stop Distributing 'Ex-Gay' Flier

Truth Wins Out sent an open letter to Montgomery School Superintendent Joshua Starr strongly urging him to stop disseminating "ex-gay" fliers by the...


Feb 08, 2012, 03:16 ET Truth Wins Out To Slam Newt Gingrich for Hypocrisy on Marriage Equality in Thursday Roll Call Ad

Truth Wins Out is placing a provocative full-page ad in the Capitol Hill publication Roll Call on Thursday admonishing Newt Gingrich for his stunning ...


Dec 29, 2011, 03:10 ET TWO Steps Up Campaign Against Chicago Archbishop Francis George With Full-Page Chicago Tribune Ad on Sunday

Truth Wins Out stepped up its campaign calling on Chicago Archbishop Cardinal Francis George to resign today by placing a full-page ad in this...


Dec 23, 2011, 01:58 ET Petition Drive Calls on Chicago's Archbishop Francis George to Resign For Comparing LGBT Community to Ku Klux Klan

Truth Wins Out launched a Change.org petition today calling on Chicago Archbishop Cardinal Francis George to resign after he incomprehensibly...


Nov 16, 2011, 04:33 ET Marcus Bachmann Personally Calls and Harasses LGBT Group That Exposed His 'Ex-Gay' Therapy Practice Says Truth Wins Out

Truth Wins Out expressed surprise today that Marcus Bachmann personally called the organization demanding $150 for cancelled July sessions of...


Aug 30, 2011, 12:46 ET LGBT Groups to Counter Houston 'Pray Away the Gay' Conference on September 10

On September 10, the infamous "ex-gay" organization Exodus International will host Love Won Out in Houston, which is a quarterly road show promoting...


Jul 15, 2011, 09:25 ET Truth Wins Out Claims That Marcus Bachmann Is Lying When He Says His Clinic is Not Anti-Gay

Truth Wins Out vigorously disputed Marcus Bachmann's claim in the Star Tribune today that his clinic was not anti-gay and had no "agenda or a...


Jun 13, 2011, 11:58 ET Gay Advocates to Hand-Deliver Petition to Southern Baptist Convention Calling on Group to Apologize For Mistreating LGBT People

The following event was announced today by Truth Wins Out: WHAT: A coalition of local and national LGBT activists will hand-deliver a petition to...


Jun 10, 2011, 08:59 ET TWO Calls on Comedian Tracy Morgan to Respond to Allegations of Anti-Gay Tirade Onstage in Nashville

Truth Wins Out is alarmed at allegations that well-known comedian Tracy Morgan departed from his usual stand-up routine to unleash an anti-gay tirade ...


Mar 29, 2011, 01:30 ET Harvard Hate Conference Challenged By Full-Page Ad in University Paper

One week after spearheading a successful petition drive that led to Apple removing an anti-gay iPhone app, Truth Wins Out has turned its attention to ...


Mar 23, 2011, 09:00 ET Apple Dumps 'Gay Cure' iPhone App After 146,000 People Sign Petition Calling for Its Removal

Truth Wins Out and Change.org praised Apple today after the company removed a virulently anti-gay iPhone app launched by Exodus International that...


Mar 22, 2011, 04:23 ET 'Gay Cure' iPhone App Controversy Goes Viral; 135,000 Sign Petition to Apple as FOX, CNN, MSNBC, CBS, ABC Cover Story

More than 135,000 people have signed a petition started by Truth Wins Out demanding that Apple remove an offensive iPhone app launched by an...


Mar 18, 2011, 02:26 ET Truth Wins Out's Petition Urging Apple to Dump 'Ex-Gay' iPhone App Hits 20,000 Signatures

Truth Wins Out today urged people to continue signing its Change.org petition to demand that Apple remove an offensive and scientifically bankrupt...


Feb 18, 2011, 10:00 ET Critics of Ex-Gay Myth to Speak in Memphis on Feb. 21 to End Twelve-City Tour

Truth Wins Out founder Wayne Besen will end a twelve-city speaking tour in Memphis highlighting the harm caused by programs that claim to turn gay...


Jan 20, 2011, 10:14 ET Truth Wins Out Brings Eleven-State Tour to Milwaukee to Highlight the Harm Caused by the 'Ex-Gay' Industry

Author and activist Wayne Besen will kick-off an eleven-state speaking tour next week to discuss the harm caused by programs that claim to turn gay...


Jan 20, 2011, 09:45 ET Truth Wins Out Kicks-Off Eleven State Tour in Chicago to Highlight the Harm Caused by the 'Ex-Gay' Industry

Author and activist Wayne Besen will kick-off an eleven state speaking tour in Chicago next week to discuss the harm caused by programs that claim to ...


Dec 09, 2010, 09:30 ET National Gay Rights Organization, Truth Wins Out, Relocates From New York City to Burlington, Vermont

The national gay rights organization Truth Wins Out (TWO) announced today that it has moved from New York City to Burlington. Vt. Founded in 2006,...


Nov 04, 2010, 11:24 ET Protest Against Notorious 'Ex-Gay' Therapy Group NARTH in Philadelphia, Saturday, Nov. 6

The following is being released by Truth Wins Out: What: A coalition of local and statewide LGBT organizations will protest the annual conference of...


Sep 15, 2010, 08:57 ET GOP Delaware Senate Nominee Christine O'Donnell a Staunch Supporter of Ex-Gay Ministries

Truth Wins Out called on GOP Senate nominee Christine O'Donnell, last night's victorious Tea Party candidate in Delaware, to apologize for running a...


May 04, 2010, 02:56 ET Truth Wins Out: Leading Ex-Gay Activist Caught on Vacation With 'Rent Boy'

Truth Wins Out called on anti-gay activist Dr. George A. Rekers to resign from the board of a leading "ex-gay" therapy group and apologize to the...


Feb 04, 2010, 10:50 ET TWO Praises Obama For Speaking Out At National Prayer Breakfast Against Uganda Hate Bill

Truth Wins Out praised President Barack Obama today for his bold speech at the National Prayer Breakfast condemning Uganda's Anti-Homosexuality Bill. ...