They have the most-watched coming out video of all time, but much of the backlash against the Rhodes Bros was from the gay community
When you’re a public figure, coming out can be powerful, as it both dispels myths about LGBTQ people and gives hope to future generations
We think we have something in our eye — this adorable letter from a kid to his big brother is the sweetest thing you’ll read today
Landon Foster worried he couldn’t be an out gay man in the NFL, so he bowed out of football, a decision he regrets; but he’s out and proud now
A high school swimmer named Hunter Sigmund was closeted and scared until he came out to Jake Bain, the openly gay football captain — then they began dating
News of Garrett Clayton coming out hit Instagram today after the actor announced his relationship with another man and his involvement in an upcoming film
The star of Mindy Kaling’s latest NBC sitcom, ‘Champions,’ Josie Totah, just came out as a trans woman in a personal essay for ‘Time.’
Gay author and comedian Guy Branum just came up with a Bohemian Rhapsody theory that explains the Queen song as a coming out story
Li Huanwu, the grandson of Singapore founding prime minister Lee Kuan Yew, came out as gay last month — could it lead to greater LGBTQ acceptance?
The ‘It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia’ crew just announced a new episode, ‘Mac Finds His Pride,’ where the newly out character comes out do his dad
A longtime critic of Trump, this latest comment has the actor calling him ‘illiterate,’ and that’s just the start
The pop singer says he’s bisexual in a new interview but also says his wife refers to him as ‘Two-Spirit’
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: