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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.

When Grantland's Caleb Hannan outed transgender scientist Essay Anne Vanderbilt, his reporting dehumanized her. She eventually committed suicide.

January 24 2014 5:00 AM

The president of SPI North America, known for its Stoli brand of vodka, reacts to Russia’s antigay laws with a program aimed at developing LGBT leaders worldwide.

January 23 2014 1:45 AM

Dave Stalling has always been attracted to wild things, but one particular being has him quite distracted.

January 22 2014 5:00 AM

Dr. Frank Spinelli was once incredibly pee-shy as a teenager. He eventually realized why.

January 22 2014 4:15 AM

Smoking is terrible, yet we do it anyway. And it's detrimental to LGBT people in more ways than one.

January 21 2014 6:00 AM

Nigeria's new wide-reaching antigay law is a poor distraction in a violent, unstable country.

January 21 2014 5:00 AM

How one teacher brought queer studies (and self-empowerment) to a high school in Birmingham.

January 17 2014 6:07 AM