11/8/2013

The decision by Rep. Mike Michaud, D-Maine, to come out as gay merits recognition even in an era of increasing LGBT acceptance, Kathi Wolfe writes. People who come out still face the prospect of criticism and violence, even if they are not in the public eye. "In a world where despite much progress, homophobia remains a part of our daily life, coming out still matters," Wolfe writes.

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