Those in the LGBTQ community know that we don’t actually come out one time. Coming out is a regular occurrence. Whether it’s as simple as walking down the street or having that conversation with a new person, we come out on a daily basis.
There have been countless gimmicks marketed as “cures” for “the homosexual”, many of which are hauntingly familiar. And, despite the declassification as a mental illness, there are still organizations today that tout a “medical basis” for reversing homosexual urges.
Recent headlines highlight a teacher fired for teaching a lesson on homophonia. It is all too evident that misunderstanding and fear is alive and well when authorities mistake necessary language lessons for "the gay agenda".