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JoJo Siwa’s apparent coming out inspired an outpouring of support

JoJo Siwa appeared to come out on social media on Wednesday. People online reacted with an outpouring of support, sending kind comments and wholesome memes. Others expressed how much they felt Siwa’s coming out would mean to her younger LGBTQ fans. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. Teenage pop star […]
JoJo Siwa’s apparent coming out inspired an outpouring of support
Lifestyle

8 viral transgender coming out stories that will warm your heart

As the number of people identifying as transgender continues to grow, more and more people are coming forward with inspirational coming out stories. Benton Sorensen and Tom Sosnik both came out as trans to their classmates in moving speeches at school. Drew Price’s parents each got trans flag tattoos when […]
8 viral transgender coming out stories that will warm your heart
Tech

1 in 5 LGBTQ+ people come out on the internet first, study finds

Coming out is a nerve-wracking, intimidating experience made difficult for those in the LGBTQ+ community who are unsure how their friends and family will react. A recent study from Tinder found that the LGBTQ community is more likely to come out online before formally coming out to friends or family. […]
1 in 5 LGBTQ+ people come out on the internet first, study finds
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19 people share their coming out stories

Coming out as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or gender non-binary is a personal experience. Not everyone is in a position where they can be certain they will receive support. INSIDER highlighted different personal accounts from self-identified LGBTQ+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, in transition, intersex, and asexual) Reddit users below. […]
19 people share their coming out stories