Cynthia Ann Stephanie Lauper (born June 22, ), known as Cyndi Lauper, is an American Lauper stated that she became involved in gay rights advocacy because her sister Ellen is lesbian and because Lauper herself was passionate.
Pop icon Cyndi Lauper spoke about her status as a gay icon in a HuffPost Live appearance. “I'm friend and family, so I live among my people,”.
Lauper recently became a New York Times Best Selling author with her an end to homelessness among lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender youth and.
Throughout her career, singer-songwriter Cyndi Lauper has promoted gay and lesbian rights. She has a personal connection to this cause.
The pop star, who was briefly homeless during her teens, helped open two shelters for L.G.B.T. youth.