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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 former wrestler says she's "unashamed, unabashedly" transgender.

February 05 2021 4:11 PM

“I always felt I was queer — I was just looking for my queer circus, and I found it,” the esteemed actress told British Vogue.

January 14 2021 6:09 PM

Justin Laevens is a cyclist in the U23 division.

January 08 2021 4:30 PM

Clément Beaune, France’s minister for European affairs, came out in an interview and laid out plans to fight homophobia on the continent.

December 08 2020 7:53 PM

She’s the first out lesbian Real Housewife.

December 02 2020 3:26 PM

The X-Men actor announced he had come into his authentic self via a heartfelt Instagram post.

December 01 2020 12:39 PM