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thomas beattie british footballer coming out gay

Former British soccer player Thomas Beattie has come out as gay, opening up about the stigma that made him feel he had to hide who he was while playing the sport. The former pro player, who retired in 2015, told ESPN he spent years of his career feeling empty and lonely. This was despite his …

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The first full trailer for Love, Victor, the TV spinoff of 2018 gay drama Love, Simon, has arrived. Love, Victor takes place in the same world as the film. Victor is a new student at the same high school. Like Simon before him, he’s “on his own journey of self-discovery, facing challenges at home, adjusting …

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Brendan Pang and Reece Hignell have become fan favourites on this season of Network 10’s MasterChef: Back to Win. And now Brendan has revealed that Reece, who’s also gay, was one of the first people he came out to. The two best friends both appeared on the show’s tenth season in 2018. “I’d always kind …

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Pixar has premiered new heartwarming short film Out, featuring the studio’s first-ever LGBTIQ lead character. The nine-minute short Out stars a young gay man named Greg, who’s not yet out to his parents. He’s in the middle of moving to live with his boyfriend, Manuel. But unexpectedly, Greg’s parents show up unannounced with a casserole …

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As queer people, we have had a difficult history. While currently we may live in a more progressive time, in the past the LGBTIQ community has faced many challenges. From the Stonewall Riots, to the rise of marriage equality our history is rich and emotional. Below is a list of LGBTIQ books which represent out …

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Schitt’s Creek creator and star Dan Levy has been brought to tears by a queer fan who told him she was inspired to come out because of one episode of the show. The quirky Canadian comedy series has become an unexpected queer favourite during its five seasons. The show’s cult status is in no small …

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Olympic Gold medallist Kerron Clement came out on National Coming Out Day. He made the announcement while celebrating the opening of the new rainbow flag-inspired Gilbert Baker running track at Los Angeles City College. Kerron told OUT Magazine he wanted freedom. “I was tired of loving in the dark. “I have been through what a …

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Well-known Rwandan gospel singer Albert Nabonibo came out as gay in August. While he still has his day job as an accountant, he worries about his continuing employment because of the backlash. When Albert revealed his sexuality in an interview with a Christian YouTube channel, it caused shock in the conservative central African nation. Although …

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An anonymous user on Reddit has asked the internet for advice about a very complex coming out situation at his upcoming wedding. Reddit’s “Am I The Asshole” (AITA) subreddit focuses on social and ethical dilemmas. One Reddit user took to the forum to explain that his brother is gay, but not out to extended family. …

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TIME Magazine devotes their August cover to breakout singer Lil Nas X. The singer who crosses genres between hip-hop and country came out as gay at the end of Pride month. In his interview with TIME, Lil Nas X said he never planned to come out. He attributed that to hearing from a young age …

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