When You Come From a Culture That Does Not See Men Holding Hands as Gay, but You, In Fact Are

This is about men holding hands. In India, where I grew up, men showing affection this way was common and not construed as homosexual activity. I look back on how I interpreted this social action differently and how it has shaped me today as a gay man.

The Man Who Was Ellen’s Beard

Johnathon Schaech on being Ellen’s ’90s beard and why he was fired from her coming out episode.

“Godly, but Gay”

Speaker and life coach, Joel Barrett, shares his experience as a formerly closeted gay minister.

Transgender Kids Share What it Means to Be Accepted and Loved

Should any child have to ask their parents for love? Isn’t that part of the deal?

Gay Twins Come Out to Each Other, Then to Mom

What happens when not one, but two brothers, come out to their mom?

The Art of Coming Out on YouTube

You can call it a fad or a trend, but it’s still amazing.

A Romeo Unmasked

In 2002, when marriage equality was a term still yet-to-be, the world felt different. Coming out was still a big deal. I didn’t have an athlete to emulate who had navigated this world. It was up to me to figure myself out.

Gaycation: The Global Gay Experience

Ellen Page documents how gay people live around the world with “Gaycation.”

To All the Men I’ve Loved Before

What can you learn from the loves that led to now?

What is Like to be Gay and Mormon?

A man shares his personal story of coming to terms with faith and sexuality in the Mormon Church.

What Happened When Isaiah Told His Dad “I’m Gay”

This teen decided to tell his dad about his orientation and film it. See what happens.

Top 10 YouTubers Who Came Out as Gay

These stars of YouTube became even more popular as their authentic selves.

What Coming Out With Confidence Looks Like

These parents celebrate their son’s coming out in best way possible.

David Bowie and My Queer Awakening

Did David Bowie have any idea how many lives he touched, and in how many ways?

How One of the Most Remarkable Coming Out Stories of 2015 Almost Didn’t Happen

His planned speech was cancelled, This determined young man spoke out anyway.

Homo for the Holidays

Joe Kort, Ph.D. offers 9 helpful ways LGBTQ individuals and couples can lessen holiday stress with meaningful impact.