Topics :: Coming Out

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Neon Trees Front Man Comes Out, Inspired by Michael Sam

By Jason St. Amand | Mar 25
Lead singer of the Utah pop band Neon Trees Tyler Glenn came out as gay in a new interview for Rolling Stone that will hit shelves Friday.

Family Acceptance Project Prevents LGBT Teen Suicide

By Winnie McCroy | Mar 20
The Family Acceptance Project has announced plans to launch the first family-focused program to prevent suicide and homelessness among LGBT youth and young adults.

Minn. Student Gets Death Threats After Coming Out on Facebook

By Jason St. Amand | Feb 6
A high school student from Circle Pines, Minn., says he received a death threat Tuesday, six weeks after coming out on Facebook.

Inspired By Tom Daley, Brazilian Diver Comes Out

By Jason St. Amand | Jan 13
Brazilian diver Ian Matos came out as gay Monday, saying he was inspired to make his announcement because of British Olympic diver Tom Daley’s video, which went viral late last year.

Hitzlsperger Hopes to Make Coming Out Easier

By Ciaran Fahey | Jan 9
Encouraged by others who have come out as gay, retired soccer player Thomas Hitzlsperger is hoping going public will help make it easier for other sporting stars to do the same.

Out CNN Host Comments on Robin Roberts’ Coming Out

By Jason St. Amand | Dec 31
Out CNN host Don Lemon reacted to news on Monday that anchor Robin Roberts came out as gay via Facebook, explaining why he believes its important for public figures to come out.

Diver Tom Daley Receives Social Media Backlash for Coming Out

By Jason St. Amand | Dec 2
British Olympic diver Tom Daley made international headlines Monday after revealing he is in a relationship with a man. While many have lauded the athlete for his announcement, Daley has been the subject of a social media backlash.

’ER’ Actress Maria Bello Comes Out

By Jason St. Amand | Dec 2
Maria Bello, who has appeared in several films and TV shows like "ER," came out in a New York Times piece called "Coming Out as a Modern Family."

Olympic Diving Star Tom Daley Comes Out

By Jason St. Amand | Dec 2
In a new YouTube video, British Olympic diver Tom Daley revealed to the public for the first time that he is in a relationship with a man.

’Biggest Loser’ Trainer Comes Out as Gay

By Jason St. Amand | Nov 27
On a recent episode of NBC’s weight-losing reality show, "The Biggest Loser," trainer Bob Harper publicly came out in order to help a contestant, who was struggling with coming out to his family.

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