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Honoring Ryan Whites legacy
September 29 2005 11:00 PM ET

Honoring Ryan White's Legacy

Advocate.com Editors

The Ryan White CARE Act, America’s life stream to those living with and at risk for HIV, is expiring, threatening to unravel one of the nation’s most critical health care safety nets

Tab talks
September 25 2005 11:00 PM ET

Tab talks

Felice Picano

The meeting of newly out ’50s matinee idol Tab Hunter and radical literary lion Felice Picano produces some sparks and many remarkable exchanges—and the revelation that both slept with Anthony Perkins

Rebuilding our city
September 25 2005 11:00 PM ET

Rebuilding our city

Greg Hernandez

The gay and lesbian survivors of Hurricane Katrina are vowing to return to New Orleans and make it more fabulous than ever

Welcoming workplaces
September 25 2005 11:00 PM ET

Welcoming workplaces

Fred Kuhr

In 2005 a record number of Fortune 500 companies are offering protections to gay and lesbian workers and their spouses. Here are 10 shining examples of the best employers

Poz4Poz saves lives
September 25 2005 11:00 PM ET

Poz4Poz saves lives

Andrew Sullivan

Commentary 948 2005-10-11 2005-09-26 Poz4Poz saves lives By Andrew Sullivan Eventually even The New York Times had to report it. HIV infection rates among gay men seem

We're coming out!
September 25 2005 11:00 PM ET

We're coming out!

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Coming out is, for most gays and lesbians, both a struggle and a tremendous relief. Finding the courage to reveal who we really are in the face of an unfriendly world often takes many years and usually begins with self-acceptance. These 25 people have taken a variety of paths, but they all reached a similar end: happiness

The Playbill hustle
September 25 2005 11:00 PM ET

The Playbill hustle

Bruce Vilanch

Commentary 948 2005-10-11 2005-09-26 The Playbill hustle By Bruce Vilanch I know we’re not supposed to make fun of other people’s cultures, but it really is har

Death and rebirth
September 25 2005 11:00 PM ET

Death and rebirth

Christopher Rice

Commentary 948 2005-10-11 2005-09-26 Death and rebirth By Christopher Rice Rice is an Advocate columnist and author of three novels, including Light Before Day . He liv

Wynonna Judd
September 25 2005 11:00 PM ET

Wynonna Judd

Michele Kort

Commentary 948 2005-10-11 2005-09-26 Wynonna Judd By Michele Kort “It’s to keep me cool, babe,” says country superstar Wynonna when asked why two fans—n

Angela Patton
September 25 2005 11:00 PM ET

Angela Patton

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Commentary 948 2005-10-11 2005-09-26 Angela Patton Patton is 20 and lives in Marietta, Ohio. I am what is called a “closet case.” I was raised in a

Totally Jim
September 25 2005 11:00 PM ET

Totally Jim

James Howe

Commentary 948 2005-10-11 2005-09-26 Totally Jim By James Howe Author of more than 70 books for young readers, Howe lives with his partner, Mark Davis.

Ruin and Rumination
September 25 2005 11:00 PM ET

Ruin and Rumination

Advocate.com Editors

Commentary 948 2005-10-11 2005-09-26 Ruin and Rumination By Bruce C. Steele I left Louisiana 20 years ago and have not been back since. I’ve always promised my partner

The real cost of gay marriage
September 22 2005 11:00 PM ET

The real cost of gay marriage

Advocate.com Editors

Allowing gay men and lesbians to legally marry in California will pour billions into the state’s economy. So why aren’t we being treated equally?

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