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.

An organizer of the International Day Against Homophobia & Transphobia explains why raising awareness matters in the world.

May 17 2012 12:36 AM

The biggest lesson for AIDS/LifeCycle rider Chris Richey on living for today came with the results of an HIV test.

May 16 2012 4:00 AM

For AIDS/LifeCycle rider William McGregor, choosing to participate was a much bigger choice about how he wants to live.

May 15 2012 7:00 AM

AIDS Project Los Angeles announces Concrete Hero Urban Obstacle Challenge as one way of rallying new support.

May 14 2012 2:05 PM

The National LGBT Cancer Network wants you to have a safe, accepting place for cancer screenings.

May 14 2012 1:34 PM

One GetEQUAL activist says that when President Obama articulated his evolution, everyone seemed to forget where else he either hasn’t evolved or hasn’t acted.

May 14 2012 5:36 AM

Rider Eric Brown learned that somewhere into the hundreds of miles of the AIDS/LIfeCycle course, it will be important to remember what it all means.

May 12 2012 5:45 PM

Jason Sikkila is proud to be an HIV-positive LifeCycle rider.

May 11 2012 5:29 PM

LifeCycle rider Graham Schnaars says we sometimes let paranoia govern how we treat people.

May 10 2012 3:31 PM

One reader wonders whether it's ever appropriate to raise money at a funeral, or if there are courtesies that need following.

May 08 2012 3:03 AM