coming out

Lifestyle & Health

A Lovely Way To Talk To Kids About What It Means To Come Out

The latest episode of a powerful LGBTQ educational YouTube series for kids is tackling a quintessential part of being queer:…
Politics

Former Prime Minister’s aide Barbara Hosking on coming out aged 91

In her new book ‘Exceeding My Brief: Memoirs of a Disobedient Civil Servant,’ Barbara Hosking, former aide to two Prime…
Opinion

My Superior Officer Told Me Not To Come Out While Trump Is President

Jesse Avery remembers July 26 as the day she decided she would never bring her whole self to work. That…
Opinion

On Behalf of The LGBT Community, Fuck Off, Kevin Spacey

It’s been quite the tumultuous month for the entertainment and media industries, as allegations of sexual harrassment, assault and rape…
US News

Kevin Spacey Addresses Sexual Misconduct Allegation By Coming Out

Kevin Spacey has come out as gay in an official statement issued in response to allegations made by actor Anthony…
Film and TV

Keiynan Lonsdale says he didn’t plan on coming out for at least six decades

On the CW’s The Flash, Keiynan Lonsdale plays Wally West (a.k.a Kid Flash), the younger brother of the titular Flash’s romantic interest, Iris…
Film and TV

‘Erin’s Guide to Kissing Girls’ Leaves the Tragic Coming Out Narrative Behind

Erin Hallard is fearlessly herself and, in middle school, that character trait doesn’t come easily. What’s usually a period of…
Art & Design

Snagglepuss has been re-imagined as a closeted gay playwright

Overgrown kids of a certain age will definitely remember a pink mountain lion called Snagglepuss. The classic Hanna-Barbera character first…
Opinion

The Fact That We Need ‘Coming Out Day’ Is a Crock Of Shit

The term “coming out” is a peculiar one. News to no one, it traditionally refers to a gay person’s exiting…
Film and TV

The BBC helped persuade a gay man in his 30s to come out to his homophobic parent

This year marked the 50th anniversary of the Sexual Offences Act, which partially decriminalised gay sex between men aged over…