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Michael Drougas, a senior at Salem High School in western Virginia, comes out publicly in Outsports
Two cases surfaced this week revealing proof of a shift in attitudes toward LGBT individuals in the world of sports. Rutgers Athletic Director, Julie Hermann, openly revealed she was gay in her biography on Rutgers' official website. Meanwhile, the basketball coach of Saunders High School in Yonkers, New York, came out to his players and the nation by telling his inspirational testimony of coming out.
Two years ago, Todd Clayton told his dad, who is an evangelical pastor, that he is gay. This is his story.
Pride for Hannah has always meant being as out as possible. But she comes to the LGBT community tangentially, so being out to her has meant outing others.
Former (and maybe future?) U.S. Men's National Team soccer player Robbie Rogers has come out as gay.
2012 saw a wide range of celebrities come out as LGBT, many in more subdued ways than years past.
The Facebook Stories application featured an essay by Kai Bailey in which she recounts coming out as transgender to most of her friends through a Facebook post.
A new documentary following the lives of three young gay Latino men is premiering at the 2012 Long Beach QFilm Festival on Sunday, September 16, 2012.
This week, Salon.com teamed up with New America Media to run a series of coming out stories by LGBT youth of color and LGBT immigrant youth. Titled "Pariah Personals," the series is inspired by the recently released film "Pariah," a coming-of-age story about an African American teen named Alike, who is embracing her identity as a lesbian.