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Twin Studies Actually Show Genetic Link to Sexual Orientation CHICAGO– Truth Wins Out condemned a scientifically inaccurate billboard placed on a section of Interstate 95 in Richmond, Virginia by the “ex-gay” political organization Parents and Friends of Ex-Gays (PFOX). The billboard proves that PFOX is a purveyor of junk science and its affiliated therapists are unqualified practice legitimate therapy. The offensive billboard reads: “Identical Twins:… More →

A study conducted by researchers at the University of Melbourne, in Australia, found that the children of same-sex couples fare better “than the general population on measures of general health and family cohesion.” Simon Crouch and his team performed a cross-sectional survey of 315 same-sex parents, representing over 500 children. Unlike many studies of same-sex parenting, the majority of respondents were lesbians parents. The results… More →

From Science Insider: On 24 February, Uganda’s president, Yoweri Museveni, signed a draconian Anti-Homosexuality Bill into law, after 2 months of declining to do so. Science, he says, changed his mind—in particular, the findings of a special scientific committee his Health Ministry had appointed earlier in the month. “Their unanimous conclusion was that homosexuality, contrary to my earlier thinking, was behavioural and not genetic,” Museveni… More →

  Truth Wins Out applauded a new study today that shed some light on the origins of sexual orientation. Researchers at Northwestern University tested the DNA of more than 400 gay brothers and heterosexual members of their families. The work identified two areas on the male genome that are likely to be linked to sexuality. “Sexual orientation is not a choice and the evidence is… More →

Population-based studies, Dr. Diamond said, indicate that bisexuality is in fact more common than exclusively same-sex attraction, and that female libido is particularly open-ended. That may explain why female bisexuality is more conspicuous in popular culture, from Katy Perry’s “I Kissed a Girl” to “The Kids Are All Right” and the Netflix series “Orange Is the New Black.” (That straight men may find it titillating… More →

Couples without kids — especially gay couples without kids – have the happiest relationships, according to a new survey out of England. But heterosexual couples with kids, and especially mothers, are happiest “with life,” the same survey found. The survey, conducted by researchers at Open University in the United Kingdom, posted its results online this week accompanied by a 96-page report that dives deep into… More →

Website is Critically Needed to Debunk Peddlers of Anti-Gay Junk Science CHICAGO – Truth Wins Out launched a new website today, LGBTScience.org, to counter the anti-gay junk science industry’s frequent distortions about the origins of homosexuality. This ongoing project explores the latest research findings and videotapes interviews key scientists. “The researchers that we have interviewed have produced landmark peer-reviewed research, and can articulate the challenging… More →

A new study that has come from researchers at the Centre for Theoretical Study at Charles University in Prague have released findings from a study that suggests that there are distinguishable differences in the facial structures of homosexual men and their heterosexual brothers. Interestingly, the data indicated that the faces of gay men were consistently ranked as more masculine than those of straight men. The… More →

Metro Weekly (MW) By Justin Snow When Tracey St. Pierre was 16-years-old, she fell in love with a girl from her high school. They were head over heels for each other but as children of Charlotte, N.C., neither was out and their relationship was anything but public. “We were closeted in a secret relationship for two years,” says St. Pierre. “We basically pretended to be… More →

Voice of the Voiceless founder Christopher Doyle thought he conducted an “undercover” investigation in September when he infiltrated LGBT resource centers at Virginia’s public universities. His goal was to see if they were disseminating information on “ex-gay” programs. However, this foolish effort was akin to going “undercover” in a supermarket to find out if food was on the shelves. It is preposterous to expect any… More →

Tomorrow, the march continues toward banning the abusive practice of “ex-gay” therapy for minors. In Pennsylvania, State Rep. Brian Sims will join State Sen. Anthony Williams to introduce new legislation to smack down the quacks. Tomorrow’s activity in the Keystone State follows similar laws in California and New Jersey. Massachusetts Rep. Carl Sciortino has also introduced a bill that is winding its way though the… More →

How do you know when your university has become an international punchline? When its star “scholar” is plagiarizing work from International Healing Foundation crackpot Richard Cohen. Truth Wins Out reveals today that University of Lagos student, Chibuihem Amalaha, may have engaged in academic fraud when he allegedly used two magnets to supposedly prove marriage equality is wrong. According to the Huffington Post: Chibuihem Amalaha, who… More →