Coming out as poz is the single greatest thing we can do to combat stigma, allowing others to understand the complex ways HIV impacts all our lives
In honor of National Coming Out Day 2017, we look back at the coming out stories of 14 notable celebs that inspired us from this past year.
We asked some of our favorite queer people, from actors and comedians to drag queens, to share their stories for National Coming Out Day
A Mexican tabloid recently revealed audio in which the famed actor is talking to a man about a gay threeway
The pop star recently refused to discuss her sexuality during an interview with a queer journalist, prompting another one to call ‘bullsh*t’
Responding to the Australian same-sex marriage vote, Flynn referred to himself as part of the LGBTQ community but didn’t specify his orientation
The ‘Nurse Jackie’ actor delves into Hollywood’s homophobic hypocrisy and why he’s not dating Anderson Cooper
Haaz Sleiman gay recently posted a Facebook video in which he came out as gay bottom who will destroy homophobes, a message which made us swoon
A French spyware company posted an article about how you can use their software to out your son against his will
YouTuber and Netflix series ‘Haters Back Off’ star Colleen Ballinger sat down with her best friend Kory DeSoto to remember the night he came out to her.
29-year-old ‘Heroes’ actor Thomas Dekker just came out as gay in an emotional essay posted on Twitter Thursday evening after being outed by Bryan Fuller.
Shepard Smith recently opened up about coming out as gay while working at the “craziest conservative network on Earth” Fox News
Coming out: it’s one of the most difficult decisions LGBTQ people have to face. For some, it means having an uncomfortable conversation. For others, it can mean risking absolutely everything. Either way, it’s never easy.
No one can tell you when the time is right for you to come out. But when you’re ready, and in a safe space with the right support network around you, coming out is one of the most powerful things you can do to help yourself and inspire others around you who are still unsure about leaving the closet. From athletes who put their careers on the line for the sake of being true to who they are, to awkward accidental outings, coming out stories might make us laugh, cry or cringe, but they always remind us that we’re never alone. Here are a few of our favorite coming out stories: