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Lauren Jauregui Opens Up About Being Outed

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Former member of Fifth Harmony Lauren Jauregui has opened up about being outed as bisexual when she was younger.

Talking on the latest episode of Red Table Talk: The Estefans, Jauregui revealed the struggles of being outed to the internet before she had a chance to tell anyone herself.

Fans had found a picture of the singer and then-girlfriend, Lucy Vives, drunkenly kissing at her uncle’s wedding – but it didn’t really go viral until it was shared by gossip columnist Perez Hilton.

“He definitely outed me,” she said. “I wasn’t ready because I’m also Latina.”

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“There was a whole looming thing of ‘what is my community going to feel about me? are they going to accept me?’ I know that my family obviously accepted me.

“But was that something that I was willing to deal with on a public scale?”

Since the airing of the interview, Perez Hilton hit back on Twitter.


He goes on to say, in a reply, that he would do it again.

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