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Audio: IFI prez again admits he wants to 'change' gays; says we have 'depressing lifestyle'

by Jeremy Hooper

As I write this, Illinois Family Institute president David Smith is leading troops at the Illinois state capitol in hopes of stopping the state's marriage bill. But it's not really about marriage. The fact of the matter is that David Smith is someone who believes our sexual orientations are analogous to his own wandering eye, and who thinks we gay folk need to be "saved" from our "depressing lifestyles." Have a listen:

[SOURCE: Left Right and You, 2/19/13]


*SEE ALSO: The "ex-gay" who Smith mentions, Linda Jernigan (who, by the way, never actually talks about being attracted to men), has a penchant for claiming Satan causes homosexuality. Some of her rhetoric can be found here: Linda Jernigan

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