ESPN revisits high school football captain coming out 15 years later

ESPN did a look back at the coming out of a high school football player, Corey Johnson. Corey, who went on to work at GLAAD, write for Towleroad, and is now a New York City Councilmember, came out as gay while he was captain of his high school football team 15 years ago.

Watch the video here:

Issues: 

Related Stories

 

Awards season has kicked off in Hollywood as several shows announced nominees this week with many out actors, creators, and LGBT-inclusive series and films earning honors.