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The American Idol alum opens up about the spiritual journey that led him to come out.

September 02 2021 11:22 AM

The much-honored actor and activist died Sunday at age 91.

August 29 2021 5:01 PM

The actor talks about how the gay drama depicted subjects like HIV and effeminate gay men, and his own decision to become a father.

3:31 PM

His survivors include his partner, Lachlan.

August 19 2021 8:38 PM

The tennis legend also weighs in on the concept of fluid sexuality. 

August 11 2021 11:32 AM

Steven Romo of Houston's KTRK came out in a heartfelt post. 

August 04 2021 11:41 AM

Johnson's friendship with the civil rights icon coincided with his own political awakening, which included work for the NAACP and the HRC.

August 04 2021 12:11 AM