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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.
Op-ed: Dear 'Anonymous' Wellesley Trans Man, Excluding Trans Women Isn't Really About 'Safety'

Op-ed: Excluding Trans Women at Wellesley Isn't About 'Safety'

A trans male Wellesley alum breaks down why the claim that keeping trans women out of colleges is really rooted in "purity" myths and misogyny.

Op-ed: Why Are The Advocate's Commenters So Transphobic?

Op-ed: Why Are The Advocate's Commenters So Transphobic?

Antitrans vitriol posted in response to The Advocate's coverage of transgender issues is symptomatic of broader divisions in the LGBT population.

Op-ed: Walking My Dad Down the Aisle

Op-ed: Walking My Dad Down the Aisle

A young woman recounts the day her dads tied the knot.

Op-ed: Yes, We Can Still Make LGBT Allies With a Republican Majority

Op-ed: Yes, LGBTs Can Still Find Allies With a GOP Majority

The election results may sting for some, but HRC president Chad Griffin says it's more important than ever to keep fighting on.

Op-ed: Rose McGowan on the Need for More Gay Male Feminists

Rose McGowan on Needing More Gay Male Feminists

Rose McGowan asks why gay men can't be more helpful in the fight for gender equality.

Op-ed: Gay Rights Spread Slowly in Nepal, But Queer Women Suffer

Op-ed: Gay Rights Spread Slowly in Nepal, But Queer Women Suffer

Lesbians, bisexuals, and transgender men are left behind in Nepal's fight for LGBT equality, but one group is working to close the gap.

Op-ed: Fighting for My Right to Fight - And Love

Op-ed: Fighting for My Right to Fight — And Love

A soldier turned MMA fighter shares the story of how he got married and then fell in love.

Op-ed: Tim Cook Came Out and Went Right Back to Work. That's How It Should Be

Op-ed: What Tim Cook's Example Means in Business

The leaders of a business organization for LGBT people say Tim Cook's coming-out is exactly the way coming out at work should be: no big deal.

Editor's Letter: Thinking Back vs. Backward Thinking

Editor's Letter: Thinking Back vs. Backward Thinking

Recent progress in marriage equality has been quick, but with starts and stops. And while a handful of states's officials balk at court rulings, they're being surpassed by the place they'd least expect.

Op-ed: Tim Cook and the Freedom to Work Without Fear

Op-ed: Tim Cook and the Freedom to Work Without Fear

Tim Cook's words about discrimination highlight the need for stronger antidiscrimination laws, and not just for LGBT citizens.

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