Google loses its Human Rights Campaign endorsement over conversion therapy app


Sometimes, you just need go viral to incite change.

Following a petition requesting that Google remove an app that promotes conversion therapy that received over 140,000 signatures, the tech company has lost its endorsement from the Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index.

The app from Living Hope Ministries is available on Google’s app store, and as explains, it seeks to “help homosexuals leave their destructive lifestyles” while calling homosexuality “a stomach-ulcer-of-a-life.” The app has been removed from Apple’s, Microsoft’s, and Amazon’s app stores, says Axios.  Read more…

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