Whether coming out as LGBTQ or as an ally, Americans advance equality by sharing their stories.
On Oct. 11, 2017, we will celebrate the 29th anniversary of National Coming Out Day.
This guide was designed to help you through the coming out process in realistic and practical terms.
Read findings from HRC's groundbreaking survey of over 10,000 LGBTQ-identified youth.
For bisexual people, coming out can present some unique challenges. This guide is designed to prepare you for those challenges and to give you the tools to live openly wherever and whenever you are safe, able and ready.
Being open at work can be a daunting challenge. But it can also relieve the daily stress of hiding who you are. Here are some things to think about as you consider whether or not to come out at work.
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2018 LGBTQ Youth Report
HRC Foundation and the University of Connecticut released the largest-of-its-kind survey ever of more than 12,000 LGBTQ teenagers across the nation, revealing in distressing detail the persistent challenges so many of them face going about their daily lives at home, at school and in their communities.Read more
Influencers and Celebrities Come Out for Equality in 2017
Whether it’s coming out as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, or as an ally, countless actors, athletes, musicians, politicians and YouTube sensations have helped advance the movement for equality. In honor of National Coming Out Day, which we celebrate each year on October 11, here are a few of the standout coming out moments in pop culture from the last year.Read more
Recursos para “salir del clóset”
Encuentre recursos que le ayuden a vivir abiertamente en el hogar, el trabajo y su comunidad.Read more
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