Category: LGBT Issues

Out Of The Closet: Dustin Sohn Shares His Story

Dear Straight People, Meet 25-year old Korean American Dustin Sohn… and his adorable dog Kai! Born to immigrants, Dustin grew up in predominantly white America, where he conceded that being an ethnic minority contributed significantly to his insecurities. When he started experiencing same-sex attractions during his preteen years, the combination of being both Asian and

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10 Homophobic Quotes From Hollywood Celebrities

 Dear People, Contrary to popular belief, not every Hollywood celebrity is a rainbow flag waving LGBT ally! There are in fact, quite a number of homophobic Hollywood stars who have made no secret of their disgust against the LGBT community. Check out the following 10 quotes from homophobic Hollywood celebrities! 1. Kirk Cameron “It’s detrimental,

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The 6 Biggest Misconceptions About Bisexuals

Dear People, To say that bisexuals are misunderstood would be a gross understatement. Misconceptions regarding the bisexual community abound in both the straight and gay community. Today, we are going to address 6 common misconceptions regarding the bisexual community. 1. Bisexuals are more prone to cheating The likelihood of someone cheating depends on their character,

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How To Deal With Someone Who Just Came Out To You

Dear Straight People, Every time I come out to one of you, I’m usually greeted with a stunned silence. Every now and then, I elicit an uncomfortable chuckle. But most of the time, it is just a very awkward and tense silence. That reaction of course, is understandable. There is no script to follow when

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Dear Straight People, Stop Calling Me Gay!

Dear Straight People, If you refer to me as your Gay Friend one more time, I am going to unfriend your straight ass on Facebook. While I’m not offended by being labelled as gay since that is inherently who I am, it is frustrating for me and most other gay people to constantly be defined

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10 Things Straight Women Need To Stop Doing

 Dear Straight Women, As much as we love you in a completely platonic sisterly kind of way, some of the things you do really get to us. Here are 10 things straight women need to stop doing! 1. Stop referring to us as your gay friend We certainly don’t refer to you as our straight

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Dear Straight People, Not Every Gay Person Is Interested In You!

 Dear Straight People, I am not interested in you. And neither are most of the gay people that you come into contact with. The reason why I felt compelled to say that was because I’ve lost count of the number of times I’ve had the following conversation happen to me: Me: Straight Person: Me:  Straight Person: Me:

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The 6 Worst Ways To React To Someone Coming Out To You

Dear Straight People, When someone from the LGBT community comes out to you, any reaction you display will be better than the following 6 reactions! 1. Violence Violence is never a solution so don’t even think of trying to hit the homosexuality out of your friend! 2. Shutting them up Yes, ignorance is bliss, but

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Why Coming Out Is Still A Big Deal In 2016

“Hey Everyone! I know this might be hard for me to say but… I’m actually a heterosexual. Please tell me about how I’m so brave and courageous, tell me you respect and accept my sexuality, and please make a big fiasco about ‘Coming out’. Let’s have a parade to celebrate. Call me a hero because

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