Elton John, Dua Lipa and Jade Thirlwall among stars to call for end to 'conversion therapy'
LGBT+ activists, urges Liz Truss, the minister for women and equalities, to "introduce a truly effective ban on 'conversion therapy'".The charity Stonewall defines "conversion therapy", sometimes known as "cure therapy", as practices which aim "to change a person's sexual orientation or to suppress a person's gender identity".These practices are often based on the assumption that being lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or any other part of the LGBT+ community, is a mental illness that can be cured."Let's end it now," the letter says."Let's finish what was pledged two years ago and ban 'conversion therapy' for all lesbian, gay, bi, trans, and gender diverse people, of all ages."Until you do, torture will continue to take place on British