National Coming Out Day


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This past week, LGBTQs were repeatedly told that we are not equal or worthy. more

Oct 10, 2017 4:59 PM My LGBTQ POV

There’s not a lot of information about the overall state of health amongst the LGBT community in the U.S. On Tuesday, Oct. 11, which is National Coming Out Day, perhaps it’s time to come out as if your health depended on it, because ultimat... more

Oct 4, 2016 3:36 PM My LGBTQ POV

Dear Ruthie celebrates National Coming Out Day and plugs exciting upcoming events, including: Gayme Night at UW-Milwaukee LGBT Resource Center, Oct. 5; BeOut Celebration and NOH8 Photo Shoot at South Second, Oct. 11; and Coming Out Monologu... more

Oct 4, 2016 2:15 PM Dear Ruthie

As National Coming Out Day (Sunday, Oct. 11) approaches, Paul Masterson reflects on the various repercussions of coming out or being outed. more

Oct 6, 2015 7:45 PM Hear Me Out

It would seem, now, four and half decades after Stonewall, that Oct. 11, National Coming Out Day, would be a quaint LGBT date of remembrance of those past, dark and closeted days. One would more

Oct 7, 2014 12:40 AM Hear Me Out

October is officially LGBT History Month. In fact, 2014 marks its 20th anniversary. Established in 1994, LGBT History Month celebrates the chronicle of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender community and its struggle for identity, rig... more

Sep 30, 2014 7:19 PM Hear Me Out

The Milwaukee Chamber Theatre opens its season this week with a production of the recent stage adaptation of Jules Verne’s Around the World In 80 Days by American playwright Mark Brown. The play, which debuted with theUtah Shakespearian Feesti.. more

Aug 12, 2009 4:00 AM Theater

National Coming Out Day occurred Oct. 11. This day, recognized by schools and community organizations across the country, encourages gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and queer people to share and celebrate their identities. more

Oct 15, 2008 12:00 AM Sexpress