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National Coming Out Day

CULTURE | By Mike Halterman | Oct 11
National Coming Out Day, observed every October 11, is a day of awareness in which society recognizes and celebrates the people who have been true to themselves by coming out publicly as homosexual or another sexual minority.

Philly Gets Its Gay On at OutFest

CULTURE | By David Perry | Nov 5
Over 40,000 visitors attended this year’s 23rd annual Philadelphia OutFest in October, making it the largest National Coming Out Day celebration in the world.

National Coming Out Day :: What It Is and Why It Matters

NATIONAL | By Christiana Lilly | Oct 11
It was 25 years ago on October 11 that half a million people walked in the March on Washington a second time, fighting for lesbian and gay rights. Ever since, LGBT activists have celebrated National Coming Out Day.

Celebrating National Coming Out Day in Philadelphia

Oct 11
Looking for a day trip to celebrate National Coming Out Day? Look no further than the City of Brotherly Love for a packed itinerary and one of the LGBT’s community’s biggest block parties.

On Natl. Coming Out Day, Trinity Website Helps Questioning Youth

HEALTH | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 10
Trinity College’s Counseling Services is observing National Coming Out Day with an online resource guide that will help you determine, "Am I Gay?"

A Fashionable Way to Celebrate National Coming Out Day

FASHION | Oct 10
Looking for a fashion-forward way to celebrate National Coming Out Day on Oct. 11? Consider ordering yourself a limited edition Keith Haring T-shirt from the Human Rights Campaign.

National Coming Out Day Profiles LGBT Visibility

NATIONAL | By Holly Grigg-Spall | Oct 2
October is the month for LGBT visibility, with National Coming Out Day, and GLAAD’s Spirit Day broadening what it means to come out.

Out & Equal Workplace Advocates and No Dumb Questions Launches "Get Your Story Out" Website

HOME | Feb 19
Coming out, and being out, as LGBT in the workplace can be daunting, and that everyone has a different experience. Out & Equal Workplace Advocates and announced that Get Your Story Out, a new website devoted to coming out.

Coming Out in Houston

Oct 7
People from across Texas and beyond will converge in Houston this October to celebrate National Coming Out Day with several key events. The weekend of October 8 and 9 will be packed with celebrations geared toward every taste.

Coming Out Day Hailed

NATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | Oct 11
National Coming Out Day was hailed as an essential day of recognition and support in the wake of a rash of GLTB youth suicides.

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