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Read the latest news about gay people. The Advocate profiles the actors, politicians, public figures, athletes, musicians, filmmakers, activists, drag performers, celebrities, and more who are making contributions to the LGBT community. Since its inception, The Advocate has headlined gay, lesbian, transgender, bisexual, and ally luminaries who are moving the cultural needle and starting conversations that push for equality. Hear the stories of gay people from local, national, and international stages. Be inspired by interviews and news of people like Tim Cook, Elton John, Ellen DeGeneres, Laverne Cox, Sam Smith, Barney Frank, and other public figures.

An inspiring donation by bisexual actress Amber Heard: her $7 million dollar settlement with ex Johnny Depp will be split by the American Civil Liberties Union and L.A.'s Children's Hospital.

August 18 2016 3:38 PM

The out entrepreneur wrote an op-ed in The New York Times to support a bill dubbed the Gawker Act, to prevent a repeat of what happened to him: "Gawker violated my privacy and cashed in on it."

August 15 2016 7:34 PM

The bisexual star has accused Depp of domestic violence as she seeks a divorce.

August 14 2016 12:00 PM

He was the author of The Advocate's definitive history and a number of books about LGBT culture.

August 13 2016 1:30 PM
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