National Coming Out Day 2017

Reason to celebrate: October 11, 2017 is National Coming Out Day.

Coming Out Day

Each day for ‘coming out’, and open discussion and awareness raising about gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender issues.Participants are urged to put on gay pride symbols, for example pink and black triangles or rainbow clothing, jewellery and add-ons.13/10/2012: Because of everyone who stated the flag was upside-lower – we’ve switched it around!

Coming Out in the Classroom
Coming Out in the Classroom

Schools have also used it—and, according to Klein, this programming has been primarily driven by students—in programs around National Coming Out Day, Day of Silence, and Pride Month. Marc Kramer, co-executive director of RAVSAK—the central ...

Communities, social media celebrate National Coming Out Day
Communities, social media celebrate National Coming Out Day

"Project Runway: Threads" judge and YouTube star Ingrid Nilsen came out in a video she posted in June. The 26-year-old star burst into tears after revealing she is gay, adding "it feels so good to say that." Hide Caption. 1 of 36. Singer Charice has ...

"Pansexual" Rises On National Coming Out Day
"Pansexual" Rises On National Coming Out Day

On National Coming Out Day 2015, it appeared that more people came out on Twitter and Instagram as pansexual or bisexual than as lesbian or transgender, a Vocativ analysis showed. Vocativ used our technology to analyze more than 329,597 Twitter and ...

What You Need to Know: National Coming Out Day 2015
What You Need to Know: National Coming Out Day 2015

Each year, we celebrate coming out as LGBTQ or an ally, whether it's the first time ever or the first time today. People advance LGBT equality everyday just by sharing their stories. When people are acquainted with someone LGBTQ or an ally, they are ...

National Coming Out Day 2015 Quotes: 17 Inspiring Sayings Celebrating LGBT ...
National Coming Out Day 2015 Quotes: 17 Inspiring Sayings Celebrating LGBT ...

Sunday marks National Coming Out Day, an annual celebration of people who have come out as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT) or other, and their allies. Started in 1988, the holiday is a chance for people everywhere to discuss civil rights ...

National Coming Out Day -- The Journey Continues
National Coming Out Day -- The Journey Continues

National Coming Out Day (NCOD) is not about pressuring people to come out. What NCOD can do is highlight the difficulties that people still face when thinking about coming out. And if that can, in turn, make everyone think a little about how they can ...

October 11, 2017 is also Universal Music Day