Democracy Now: Psychiatrist, Gay Rights Advocate Dr. Richard Isay Dies at 77


The psychiatrist and gay rights advocate Dr. Richard Isay has died at the age of 77. Dr. Isay came out as a gay man as a married father in his forties and went on to lead a pivotal effort to stop his profession from treating homosexuality as a disease.

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~ by wheresthemic on July 3, 2012.

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