In 2010, we produced a special radio show during law enforcement week to share the stories of some amazing lesbian and gay law enforcement professionals who have “come out” on the job and who are working the streets serving communities …

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One of the questions I frequently get from LGBT law enforcement applicants is whether or not they should “come out” at any point during the hiring process. Most of the writers expressed concern about suffering from discrimination and worry about …

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This week John Fenoglio, Scout executive with the Mount Diablo Silverado Council in Northern California, overturned the recommendations of an Eagle Award Council’s recommendation to award Ryan Andresen the Eagle Scout status he rightfully earned because Andresen “came out” as …

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Author Greg Miraglia announced today that all royalties earned from the sale of “Coming Out From Behind The Badge,” and “American Heroes Coming Out From Behind The Badge” are being donated to the Out To Protect Scholarship Program.  Mr. Miraglia …

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I think I may have become too confident about law enforcement’s evolution around understanding and accepting LGBT colleagues. I would have thought that with those serving our communities with a charge of upholding the Constitution by being objective, fair, and …

“Making” Someone Turn Gay – Really? Read more »