Tag Archive | National Coming Out Day

OPINION: Coming out helped me to find people who understood me

OPINION: Coming out helped me to find people who understood me

‘Coming out as transgender was complicated, but on National Coming Out Day, I am now empowered to take ownership of my story’ Transman Isaac S is a volunteer with Just Like Us, which sends LGBT+ ambassadors into schools in the UK to tell their stories Some say that in an ideal world, no one would […]

Coming out: still a hurdle too high for many gay sports stars?

Coming out: still a hurdle too high for many gay sports stars?

U.S. Olympian Adam Rippon is known for his gravity-defying moves on ice, but he also took a chance when he chose to come out publicly as gay. The figure skater said he understood why many sports stars will stay in the closet on National Coming Out Day on Thursday. “I thought it could be a […]