13 Times Celebs Came Out as Powerful Allies for the LGBT Community (VIDEOS)

In the discussions surrounding LGBT rights, the LGBT voices are the most important. Of course they are. Their speeches and thoughts and opinions are always going to be the most essential to the movement -- but, every now and then, a speech from a celebrity ally will catch our eye. What can we say? We've got a soft spot for celebs who use their platforms to talk about issues that are important to us, and an even bigger soft spot for speeches that give us goosebumps. 


Because we like ugly crying and making our hearts explode with love and happiness, we've rounded up 13 of the best speeches from famous allies. Let your hearts burst with ours, friends.


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