Here's How The World Responded To Malta's Gay Conversion Therapy Ban
The good, the confused, and the so whats
Malta has made headlines all over Europe and beyond for being the first country in Europe to ban gay conversion therapy. A bill was unanimously approved in parliament making it a crime to attempt to cure or erase homosexuals of their sexuality. Prescribing any form of gay cure or remedy could be punishable with fines of up to €10,000, and prison term of up to a year.
Meanwhile on Reddit...
A snapshot of reactions from around the world came through in the form of comments on a discussion thread about the news. The comments varied in sentiment from disbelief, indifference, and congratulatory.
Here's a few samples that could potentially mirror reactions to this news both nationally and internationally: