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Google+ Hangouts Hosts The It Gets Better Project’s NCOD Live Event Featuring Dan Savage and Ben Cohen

In observance of National Coming Out Day the It Gets Better project will be hosting a Google+ hangout series video chat which will will feature It Gets Better Project Co-Founder Dan Savage; StandUp Foundation’s Chairman Ben Cohen, MBE; and writer/activist Janet Mock as well as other who will be answering submitted questions about LGBT issues and coming out!

The hangout will be LIVE at the It Gets Better YouTube channel, now associated with TakePart TV and will be accessible via at 5:00 PM on October 11th.  National Coming Out Day

  • Hangout with Dan Savage: Q&A joined by members of the Ali Forney Center.
  • Hangout about being Out at School with LGBT youth activists and Campus Pride.
  • Hangout with Transgender Leaders moderated by Janet Mock.
  • Hangout about Sports with StandUp Foundation’s Chairman Ben Cohen, MBE and moderated by Cyd Zeigler from Outsports with LGBT athletes.

For futher information on the event and how to submit questions chack out the It Gets Better website.


Will Kohler

Will Kohler is a noted LGBT historian, journalist and owner of A longtime gay activist, Will fought on the front lines of the AIDS epidemic with ACT-UP and continues fighting today for LGBT acceptance and full equality. Will’s work has been referenced in notable media venues as MSNBC and BBC News, The Washington Post, The Daily Beast, Hollywood Reporter, and Raw Story,

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