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Coming Out

The Advocate covers everything you need to know about coming out, including the latest stories on public figures who come out as LGBT. The process of coming out varies for each person. Some lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people come out to friends and family at an early age, while others lead a more private life. Activists such as Harvey Milk advocated for all LGBT people to come out of the closet, in order to help increase visibility of the cause and sway the hearts and minds of the American public. For many, the process is difficult and ongoing throughout a lifetime.

The iconic singer said she's since apologized to her daughter, Emily, about what happened.

December 04 2022 1:18 PM

Olivia Colman, who plays Kit Connor's mom in Heartstopper, called out those who "bullied" Connor into coming out as bisexual last month.

December 02 2022 2:04 PM

Humphries said that he's ready to "live my true life."

November 16 2022 12:56 PM

The musical celebration honored a trailblazer and someone who drops antigay slurs with regularity.

7:22 PM

Sam Williams evokes his famous lineage and breaking free of gender norms in a lovely music video.

November 02 2022 3:33 PM

Connor wrote on Twitter that some people apparently didn't get the message of the popular queer Netflix show.

November 01 2022 9:27 AM