coming out


Lil Nas X Had the Perfect Response to Kevin Hart Asking Why He Came Out

The Twitter-savvy king is adding in-person clap backs to his repertoire.


Why People Are More Interested in What I Eat Than Who I Sleep With

Many have reacted more stridently to me being a vegan than to my homosexuality.


Will 'Coming Out' Always Be Necessary?

How long before being straight is no longer the norm, and we won't have to make a big moment of explaining who we are and who we love?


Coming Out at Work Is More Complicated Than You Think

After taking a massive survey to understand why many Americans still aren't out at work, we asked the hosts of the podcast 'Nancy' what they found.


Kevin Spacey's Coming Out Was the Worst in History

The actor's revelation isn't bravery. Let's call it what it is: cowardice.


What It's Like to Come Out After 50

For older people, reaching out to the youth-obsessed LGBTQ community for the first time is rarely an ideal experience.


What Happens When the Person You're Dating Comes Out as Non-Binary?

"It gave us more freedom to be and do who and what we wanted."


Sex Workers Describe the Moment They Told Friends and Family What They Do

"Mum cried when I told her, and blamed her parenting for the choices I'd made."


How 'Supergirl' Mirrors My Own Coming-Out Process

Alex Danvers's recent storyline digs into the ongoing complexities that occur during the beginning stages of coming out.


Skater Brian Anderson on Coming Out: "Like a Hundred Pounds Has Been Lifted off of My Body"

"My friends sent me messages or gave me phone calls and said, 'We're so proud of you.'"


What I Miss About Being in the Closet

Life after coming out of the closet is sometimes harder than you'd anticipate—but does it negate the pain of staying closeted?


Brian Anderson on Being a Gay Professional Skateboarder

The skateboarding community worships Brian Anderson as a god, but for many years kept his sexuality a secret from nearly everyone in his life.