Freedom Conference

  • Blogs

    June 28, 2010

    Demonstrators Welcome Ex-Gay Conference

    Christopher Victorio‚ÄčOrange County's ex-gay-dar rocketed off the charts this past week as roughly 600 people gathered to attend Exodus International's Freedom Conference at Concordia University, while about 60 demonstrated outside the gates of the fortress-like campus last Saturday.

  • News

    June 24, 2010

    Ex-Rated Criticism of Exodus International

    Michael Bussee and other activists denounce the upcoming conference of the 'ex-gay' ministry

  • Blogs

    June 14, 2010

    Locals Gather to Ixnay the Ex-Gay Conference

    OC WeeklyMichael Bussee‚ÄčAmong the many charming events that Orange County attracts year after year--ranging from conferences held by holocaust deniers to 9/11 truthers--none might be more charming than Exodus International's "Freedom Conference" in Irvine, at which panels and workshops are he ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 26, 2009

    A Fortuitously Timed Tax-Denying Conference Comes To Our Tax-Hating County

    Spotted on the commute to Weekly world headquarters today: a brown Dodge pickup whose back window read, in blue electricians-tape lettering, "TAX REVOLT!" Spotted on Red County and Orange Juice Blog: recall fever against all the Republicans who supported the state's recently passed tax-hiking budget ... More >>

  • Features

    July 26, 2007

    The Closet and the Cross

    Three decades ago, Michael Bussee helped found the mammoth ex-gay ministry Exodus International. Now, he’s one of the movement's biggest critics

  • News

    March 16, 2006

    Live Free Now

    Ask me how: Talking taxes and trilaterals in Irvine