Whether it’s for the first time ever or for the first time today, coming out and living openly as a lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender person or a supportive ally is an act of bravery and authenticity.
To learn more about coming out and National Coming Out Day, head over to the HRC’s “Coming Out Center.”
In the video below, the Human Rights Campaign
looks back at some of the trailblazing coming out moments in American
media that raised the profile of LGBT Americans and sparked important
dialogue about the fight for equality.