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Read the latest commentary from The Advocate, the leading source for LGBT news and politics. Discover what public figures and pundits have to say about LGBT issues and topics that touch the lives of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community and its allies. Find op-eds from columnists like HIV activist Tyler Curry or Advocate.com editors Neal Broverman and Jase Peeples. When the experts weigh in on the latest developments in the LGBT rights movement, they do so at The Advocate.

While paying homage to DeGeneres's impact on visibility one writer reminisces about lesbian spaces.

April 28 2017 2:59 PM

It's difficult, but the alternative is unthinkable, says author and health care activist Kimberly D. Acquaviva.

April 28 2017 5:23 AM

The decision by the organizers of L.A. Pride to sponsor a resistance march instead of a parade is a divisive and partisan move, say Matthew Craffey and Charles T. Moran of the Log Cabin Republicans.

April 27 2017 5:35 AM

The so-called Christians who banned a transgender woman from a soup kitchen are not reading their Bible right, according to Amanda Kerri.

April 27 2017 5:09 AM

It's time for our pride festivals to embrace their grassroots past and ditch their big business present, writes activist Alex Morash.

April 26 2017 5:48 AM

In his approximately 100 days in office, Donald Trump has changed America — for the worse. Musician Susan Surftone recounts a harrowing experience highlighting the damage he's wrought. 

April 26 2017 5:05 AM

Fox has replaced America's awful uncle with its awful nephew, Tucker Carlson, writes Amanda Kerri.

April 25 2017 6:21 AM
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