Speaking out, standing up for what’s right and not being afraid of who we really are is the way to end the self-loathing attitudes and behaviors that LGBT kids often harbor–and which sometimes lead to devastation like self-harm and even suicide. Speaking out and not being afraid is exactly what Alden Peters decided to do.
“‘Coming Out’ shows Alden Peters coming out of the closet after suppressing his sexuality for his entire life. Shocked into action by Tyler Clementi’s suicide in the fall of 2010, Alden’s story explores the entire coming out process, beginning with self-acceptance. His story is not unique, but that’s why it’s important.”
Watch part of the brave young Alden Peters’ “coming out” story here:
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