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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 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.

The Pulse shooting is the latest incident in an epidemic of violence — and the infectious agent is hate.

June 29 2016 5:15 PM

HIV care, trans clinics, cancer screenings for lesbians and bi women — many abortion clinics offer these services, so the battle to keep them open is our fight too.

June 29 2016 6:45 AM

LGBT portrayals in Japan are so rare that comics and anime have become lifelines for queer youth there, writes Kyle Knight of Human Rights Watch, who helped create a new manga series that celebrates sexual and gender diversity.

June 29 2016 6:22 AM

The CEO of the Anti-Defamation League and an attorney who led the organization's marriage equality push tell us why the storied group is ready to devote even more resources to expanding LGBT rights.

June 29 2016 5:48 AM

Bar-hopping in Moscow's lesbian spaces was thrilling and frightening for Milena Chernyavskaya. Now living in Los Angeles, she finds the experience of going to a gay space is less clandestine but not without risks.

June 28 2016 5:09 AM

For Yosimar Reyes, last week's Supreme Court ruling is directly connected to the horror in Orlando.

June 27 2016 5:31 AM