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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.

Republicans like Ted Cruz and Mike Huckabee want to wage war against "radical Islam," but they often cozy up to radical Christians.

November 19 2015 6:11 PM

Writer Josh Sabarra is not giving into the defeatist mentality that so often invades same-sex singledom.

November 19 2015 10:49 AM

In this third excerpt from Mark Segal's memoir, And Then I Danced: Traveling the Road to LGBT Equality, the activist talks about the long road to build LGBT senior housing in his beloved Philadelphia.

November 19 2015 8:48 AM

When he came out in 2009, rugby player Gareth Thomas became one of the most famous gay men in the U.K. He now recounts what led to his escape from the closet in this wrenching except from his memoir, Proud.

November 18 2015 8:29 AM

In this second excerpt from Mark Segal's memoir, And Then I Danced: Traveling the Road to LGBT Equality, the activist discusses presidential encounters.

November 18 2015 7:33 AM

While a boy stars in a new Barbie commercial, this gay writer remembers a time when playing with dolls caused him intense inner turmoil. 

November 17 2015 2:48 PM

Mark Segal recounts his amazing life in activism in his new memoir, And Then I Danced: Traveling the Road to LGBT Equality. Read an exclusive excerpt below.

November 17 2015 2:33 PM
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