Matthew J Dempsey
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Growing up gay and feeling like an outlier for most of my life easily lends itself to greater empathy for others who've felt the same. My experience also lends itself to the illusion that I couldn't possibly continue discriminating against others, including people of color. Watch my latest video on how owning racism as a White, gay man can be a tool to heal.
HOW TO BECOME FRIENDS WITH AN EX
Just because a romantic relationship expires doesn't mean a new connection can't eventually evolve. Becoming friends with an ex can be complex but not impossible. In my latest video, my good friend and ex-boyfriend Kyle Krieger and I share our personal story and what's helped us have a successful friendship post romance in addition to some tips for anyone looking to do the same.