Following the coming out of college football player Michael Sam, people on all sides came out to defend or degrade him. Dale Hansen, a sportscaster for ABC's Dallas WFAA, recently made an astonishing, and beautiful, statement about homosexual players in the NFL.
The Boy Scouts of America will finally allow "out" scouts to be part of the organization. But have other notoriously homophobic intuitions made any progress?
The Koran, Torah and New Testament all vilify homosexuals. As much I think Phil Robertson is an ignorant buffoon, the man was simply abiding by the tenets of his faith—he even paraphrased from the New Testament. Our culture is now starting to move past centuries-old biases against sexual orientation, but organized religion has not—and cannot—do the same without abandoning scriptural teachings. if our culture is to advance, we may need to more openly question the ancient Middle-Eastern documents on which we still base it.
Olympic figure skater Brian Boitano announced he's gay! Here's what else you should know about the gold medalist.
This sex and relationship coach explores why some heterosexual men engage in gay sex. Here are 8 possible considerations if you or your partner is asking the question: "Am I gay?"
Everyone has their own prejudices and preconceived ideas of what certain groups of people are about. At times we are more aware of these ideas; at times we try to hide them; however, when we are completely honest, we have to acknowledge how these affect our perceptions. Only in doing so, do we have the possibility of truly understanding ourselves and then be able to affect how we interact with others.
Ever the poised and polished gentleman, Wentworth Miller could not have come out in a more respectful and elegant manner. The 'Prison Break' star, 41, confirmed rumors while simultaneously standing up for LGBT rights after publicly declining an invitation to the St. Petersburg International Film Festival, where he was to be a guest of honor.
Are you a married man fooling yourself into thinking you're not gay, but that you just like having sex with men? I used to be in your shoes. After coming out, here's the advice I have to offer you.
Larry Cappel is a trained relationship coach and a licensed marriage and family therapist. He can be reached through his website if you'd like to talk about any aspect of your relationship. Olly olly, oxen free! In the children’s game Hide and Seek, the players stay hidden until found or called to come out of their hiding spots. As adults, if we stay hidden we pay a high price for our invisibility.
We've always known Jodie Foster is a multi-talented woman, and now she'll finally be recognized. The actress and director will recieve the 2013 Cecil B. DeMille Award for a lifetime of acheivement at this year's Golden Globes Awards. Back in 2007, Foster 'outed' herself when she gave an emotional speech about then-partner Cydney Bernard.
Paris Hilton has issued an apology for her outspoken comments about her opinion that most gay men "probably have AIDS." But, we're not sure it can be forgiven that easy.
The road to marriage equality in the United States has been arduous, but these couples prove that love cannot be restrained by legislation alone. In fact, these Hollywood duos use their fame to call attention to the human rights issues nearest to their hearts ... and what could be more honorable than that?