25th February 2015
Ellen Page: I immediately felt like a new person when I came out
5:35 PM — Hollywood actress Ellen Page has said she "immediately felt like a new person" after she came out as gay.
24th February 2015
Wanda Sykes: ‘People treated me like a unicorn when I came out’ 6
1:02 PM — US comedian Wanda Sykes has said she never meant to come out but when she did, she was treated like a unicorn because she is black and openly lesbian.
18th February 2015
Michael Sam: ‘After the first time I knew pretty damn sure I was gay’ 11
4:30 PM — The first out NFL player recalled the moment he knew he was gay at the HRC's Time to THRIVE Conference.
15th February 2015
No, One Direction’s Louis Tomlinson didn’t say he was gay last night 12
4:39 PM — One Direction fans are in meltdown after a video appeared to show singer Louis Tomlinson saying that he is gay.
14th February 2015
Glee features 200-member transgender choir 10
4:57 PM — Glee has featured a choir made up of over 200 real-life trans people, as part of a storyline in which a character transitions.
10th February 2015
WATCH: The way this family reacted to their son’s transition is inspiring 6
1:48 PM — A video has been released online documenting the beginning of an Australian family's trans son's transition to male, and their acceptance of him.
8th February 2015
One in four LGBT teachers hide their sexuality at school 6
12:19 PM — One in four LGBT teachers feel they have to hide their sexuality or gender identity at school.
6th February 2015
Lance Bass: Bloggers like Perez Hilton ‘bullied’ me into coming out 20
10:52 AM — N Sync star Lance Bass has opened up about his coming out story, saying he was "bullied" by "bloggers like Perez Hilton" into coming out.
4th February 2015
US: Transgender news reporter returns to airwaves 3
6:35 PM — A legendary Los Angeles news reporter has made history - by returning to work after transitioning to female.
3rd February 2015
Obama commends Robbie Rogers for ‘inspiring a whole lot of people around the world’ 4
4:02 PM — President Barack Obama has commended out gay footballer Robbie Rogers for "inspiring a whole lot of folks around the world."
2nd February 2015
Richard Wilson: I didn’t mind being outed by the press 18
12:18 PM — One Foot in the Grave actor Richard Wilson has opened up about being outed by the press.
28th January 2015
Cabaret star Joel Grey comes out as gay, aged 82 41
3:54 PM — Actor Joel Gray has come out as a gay man, after decades in the closet.
25th January 2015
Watch: Woman comes out as a lesbian during powerful TED talk 5
5:29 PM — A woman has come out as a lesbian after 16 years in the closet - while giving a TED talk.
21st January 2015
Robbie Rogers: It is ‘insane’ to allow Russia and Qatar to host World Cups 7
9:09 AM — Out gay footballer Robbie Rogers has spoken out about upcoming World Cups in Qatar and Russia, saying it is "insane" that they are being held there, given their poor records on LGBT rights.
19th January 2015
British Army officer: I was ‘living an act’ before coming out as trans 7
12:59 PM — An officer in the British Army has opened up about being transgender.
18th January 2015
HSBC boss: If I wasn’t gay, I probably wouldn’t be CEO 30
2:09 PM — The head of HSBC bank in the UK has claimed that he probably wouldn't be in charge if he was straight.
Irish Health Minister: I am a gay man 11
11:49 AM — Ireland's Minister for Health, Leo Varadkar, has come out as gay.
17th January 2015
WATCH: Glee character comes out as transgender 2
1:38 PM — Warning: This article contains spoilers. A character on musical TV show 'Glee' has surprised fans by coming out as a transgender man.
16th January 2015
Conservative MP: ‘Coming out’ as a Tory atheist is as hard as being a gay Tory 19
6:07 PM — A departing Tory MP has 'come out' as an atheist - and says it's as hard to be non-religious within the Conservative party as it is to be a gay Tory.
15th January 2015
Serbian officer forced to retire after coming out as transgender 1
11:19 AM — An activist group in Serbian has submitted a complaint after it says a transgender veteran officer in the country's military was forcibly retired after coming out as transgender.