6 Oct 2020

Labour Party promises to ban conversion therapy

From Morning Report, 8:50 am on 6 October 2020

Labour's promise to ban conversion therapy is being welcomed by the Greens, rejected by ACT, while National are staying tight-lipped.

Conversion therapy is a widely-considered harmful practice that attempts to persuade people to change their sexual orientation or gender identity.

In its policy reveal, Labour also promised more gender neutral toilets in schools, and $4 million for mental health services.

Harry Lock reports.