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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 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.

You can be cynical all you want about LGBT Pride — we still need it.

July 15 2014 11:37 AM

The anti-LGBT and anti-immigration lobbies fail to remember the meaning of the word sodomy.

July 15 2014 5:55 AM

Brett Smiley, the gay mayoral candidate in Providence, R.I., reflects on the impact of his groundbreaking campaign ad, which depicted the normalcy of a same-sex marriage.

July 15 2014 4:35 AM

Playing Oppression Olympics is not a smart strategy (but neither is putting on a minstrel show).

July 14 2014 6:00 AM

While some are getting hung up on a interview in which Hillary Clinton was defensive about her changing stance on marriage equality, Joe Solmonese says fixating on it is not constructive.

July 14 2014 4:40 AM

Encouraging gay Republicans to run for office could change the landscape for political equality in the U.S.

July 14 2014 4:04 AM

How one LGBT fan found empowerment through her favorite team, which happens to be in the World Cup final Sunday.

July 13 2014 6:12 AM