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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.

Phillipe Cunningham was told he could never get into politics. Now, he's the right-hand man for one of the most powerful women in Minnesota.

September 08 2015 6:00 AM

Thirty years on, The Golden Girls is as popular as ever. It wasn't just the biting and topical humor, it was the unconventional family it depicted.

September 08 2015 4:15 AM

This week's I Am Cait episode is part one of the season-ending finale, and gives viewers a behind the scenes look at Jenner's struggles with her transition. 

September 06 2015 11:46 PM

A county's clerk's job requirements are pretty simple — and don't involve judging every person who walks through the door.

September 05 2015 7:00 AM

More than 50 years after Bayard Rustin and others picked up the equality mantle, we continue to stand on their shoulders, writes the author of a new book on queer activism.

September 05 2015 4:15 AM

Would the Kentucky clerk's intransigence be more palatable if she were single?

September 04 2015 5:15 AM

A recent fire at a Crescent City nightclub symbolizes the shrinking presence of the city's queer African-American residents.

September 03 2015 4:45 AM
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