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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.

Scott Lyons lived through Patricia Jannuzzi, Immaculata High School's notoriously homophobic teacher, and he doesn't want one more LGBT student to endure the same lesson.

April 20 2015 8:00 AM

Many gay men have mastered the art of not letting sex kill a friendship. Thanks, smartphones.

April 20 2015 7:00 AM

Congressman Jared Polis says ‘the two most successful social policy movements in the U.S.’ — marriage equality and marijuana reform — have more in common than first meets the eye.

April 20 2015 4:20 AM

The country's beleaguered LGBT students still need Day of Silence, explains GLSEN's Camille Beredjick.

April 17 2015 4:00 AM

Response to White House support of a conversion therapy ban has erased the trans girl who inspired the proposed law.

April 17 2015 4:00 AM

Freedom to Marry's Evan Wolfson explains why there's no one better to represent us at the high court than his friend Mary Bonauto.

April 15 2015 5:15 AM

The Mormon Church’s language is ignorant and dangerous.

April 14 2015 8:30 AM
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