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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 gay 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 Michelle Garcia and Neal Broverman. The experts weigh in on the latest developments in the LGBT rights movement, and The Advocate offers an outlet for their commentary.
Coming home

Coming home

At the nation’s first affordable-housing complex for LGBT seniors, created with public and private support, L.A.-area elders have a place to call their own.

Where's our Sharpton?

Where is our Sharpton?

When gays are insulted in the media, we don’t have that one eloquent defender who can mow down our opponents on the national airwaves. Why don’t we have a spokesperson of our own?

Meet the bloggers: Erin Davies

Meet the bloggers: Erin Davies

Age: 29 Location: Albany, N.Y. Blog: www.fagbug.com

Twin Falls, Montana

Twin Falls, Montana

Mark and Alex were identical twins who did everything together, including attempting suicide. But when Alex decided to become Clair their whole world splintered. The new documentary Red Without Blue gets it on film.

Virginia Tech's invisible gay angles

Virginia Tech's invisible gay angles

Why did the LGBT community feel they had no part in the story of Cho Seung-Hui and the massacre he wrought?

The Reverend Mel White Remembers the Late Jerry Falwell

The Reverend Mel White remembers the late Jerry Falwell

Soulforce cofounder Mel White knew two Jerry Falwells: the evangelical preacher who spewed hate from the pulpit and the family man who wasn't so bad once you got to know him.

Mike Jones kisses and tells

Mike Jones kisses and tells

In his new book, I Had to Say Something: The Art of Ted Haggard's Fall, the gay escort gives up the gory details of his relationship with the head of the National Association of Evangelicals. Beyond the kink is a narrative both personal and observant.

Mooning over the LGBT Miami film festival

Mooning over the Miami LGBT film festival

Writer Harriette Yahr heads to SoFlo and tells us what movies are making waves on the festival circuit.

A refugee's fight

A refugee's fight

Abused for years by his homophobic father, 12-year-old Alvaro Orozco ran away from home in Nicaragua and eventually sought asylum in Canada. His claim rejected, he was to be deported in February. But a crusading queer civil rights lawyer stepped in and saved him—at least for now.

Ryan Roemerman

Ryan Roemerman

Commentary 986 2007-05-22 2007-05-07 Ryan Roemerman By Joseph Huff-Hannon Photo by Robert Whicker Ryan Roemerman, 24, is not only helping rack up victories

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