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Student wins award after escaping gay conversion therapy

By | Sep 2, 2018

Junior Mahad Olad has received the Youth Courage Award following his successful escape from gay conversion therapy in Kenya in Summer 2017.

Editorial: College’s efforts to support Mahad Olad are admirable

By The Ithacan | Feb 14, 2018

The faculty and staff coordinated Olad’s arrival and made sure he would be financially secure while staying at the college. Their efforts should be recognized.

Escaping gay conversion therapy in Kenya

By | Feb 7, 2018

That is why I’m sharing my story: so the U.S. and other governments can do more to protect the vulnerable youth of Muslim backgrounds whose parents abuse them in the name of religion and culture.