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    HRC Celebrates National Coming Out Day 2014


    Every year on National Coming Out Day, we celebrate coming out as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer (LGBTQ) or as an ally. On Oct. 11, 2014, we mark the 26th anniversary of National Coming Out Day.
  • Vanessa Carlton Joins HRC’s Americans for Marriage Equality Campaign


    Singer/Songwriter Vanessa Carlton and a majority of Americans support marriage equality. Do YOU?
  • Pauley Perrette for HRC’s Americans for Marriage Equality


    Actress Pauley Perrette and a majority of Americans support marriage equality. Do YOU?
  • Djuan Trent On The Importance of Coming Out


    Former Miss Kentucky winner Djuan Trent came out of the closet in 2014. She believes that this decision changed the perception of what a beauty queen is.
  • Jaila Simms on Coming Out as Transgender


    Singer/Songwriter Jaila Simms, most notably a winner of MTV's Making His Band tells her story of Coming Out as Transgender and speaks to the importance of loving yourself through every step of your transition.