I was interviewed, along with the Cimarron Alliance’s Scott Hamilton, yesterday about the Restored Hope Network, the radical offshoot that is vying to fill the vacuum left by Exodus International’s demise. Here is a clip from FOX 25 in Oklahoma City, where RHN is holding its failed conference — that had a pathetic 100 participants. This is far from the “ex-gay” heyday, when Focus on the Family’s Love Won Out roadshow packed mega-churches with of thousands of sad faces.
FOX 25 Video: TWO and Cimarron Alliance Battle New Ex-Gay Group In Oklahoma City
About the Author
Wayne Besen is the Founding Executive Director of Truth Wins Out and author of “Anything But Straight: Unmasking the Scandals and Lies Behind the Ex-Gay Myth” (Haworth, 2003). In 2010, Besen was awarded the “Visionary Award” at the Out Music Awards for organizing the American Prayer Hour, an event which shined a spotlight on the role American evangelicals played in the introduction of Uganda’s Anti-Homosexuality Bill.