Log Cabin Republicans
The Log Cabin Republicans, or LCR, is an organization within the Republican Party that advocates equal rights for LGBT people in the U.S. The group's constituency supports the Republican Party and advocates for limited government, strong national defense, free markets, low taxes, and personal responsibility. However, the Log Cabin Republicans believe in equality for LGBT Americans and actively fight for same-sex marriage and tax equity for domestic partner benefits. Learn the truth about this unique group, whose website contains an Equality Map, giving information on state laws in areas from employment discrimination and relationship recognition to hate crimes protections and anti-bullying laws.
 Op-ed: Why LGBT and the GOP Are Better Together

Op-ed: Why LGBT and the GOP Are Better Together

Even committed progressives should understand why the Republican Party needs LGBT voters and why LGBT voters need the Republican Party.

Op-ed: Don't Be Sore Winners on Marriage

Op-ed: Don't Be Sore Winners on Marriage

As Republican leaders recognize the inevitability of marriage equality, let’s be gracious in our victory, particularly as the fight for equality ensues in red states.

Nevada Republican Party Drops Opposition to Marriage Equality

Nevada Republican Party Drops Opposition to Marriage Equality

With little debate, the state party adopted a platform without language opposing same-sex marriage.

Tea Party Leader on ENDA: 'We Must Fight With All We Have'

Tea Party on ENDA: 'We Must Fight With All We Have'

The tea party leader called Log Cabin Republicans 'a thug organization' for supporting the bill.

10 Classic TV Kids LGBT Parents Would Love to Call Their Own

10 Classic TV Kids LGBT Parents Would Love to Call Their Own

We think these classic TV characters would be great additions to any LGBT family.

Op-ed: The Impossibility of Standing With the GOP

Op-ed: Impossibility of Standing With the GOP

Who is really responsible for the anti-LGBT messaging that has been tied to the Republican Party?

N.J. Supreme Court to Hear Marriage Equality Case

N.J. Supreme Court to Hear Marriage Equality Case

The state Supreme Court will hear Gov. Chris Christie's 'emergency appeal' of a ruling that same-sex marriages should begin October 21.

John McCain Condemns Russia's Antigay Bigotry

John McCain Condemns Russia's Antigay Bigotry

McCain writes an op-ed calling out the nation's generally repressive climate, including its antigay laws, and he gets some praise and some ribbing.

Rogue State

Why Arizona is a Rogue State

Despite touting a libertarian ethos and gorgeous landscape, the state has become a wasteland for human rights, unsafe for women, LGBTs, and people of color.

LGBT, Proud, and American

LGBT, Proud, and American

A roundup of essays, commentaries, and op-eds from Advocate contributors and staffers, who give a sense of what it means to be an American.

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