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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.

An executive with the Brooklyn Nets tells us the very personal reasons she wanted to establish the team's Pride Night.

January 19 2017 4:57 AM

Sessions has dodged questions about his anti-LGBT record, but he would be no ally, writes antiviolence activist Emily Waters.

January 18 2017 7:36 AM

Emotions run high when same-sex parents discover the paternity of their child.

January 18 2017 5:49 AM

And to strengthen everyone's resolve to fight Donald Trump, writes Laura Mandanas.

January 18 2017 4:42 AM

All of the nation's youth — especially LGBT students — are at risk with Besty DeVos as Education secretary, writes Randi Weingarten of the American Federation of Teachers.

January 17 2017 1:30 PM

Cities like Los Angeles and San Francisco were making huge dents in transmission. Thanks to Republican lawmakers, that could all end.

January 17 2017 5:17 AM

Right-wing activists from the U.S. are working to enshrine discrimination outside our borders. Thankfully, local activists are fighting back.

January 17 2017 5:01 AM
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