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.

“This is bullying. Stop! Stop! Bruce Jenner is a human being!”

January 19 2015 5:00 AM

The hot comic actor blames his own 'insecurities.'

January 18 2015 5:24 PM

Actress Michelle Clunie gave birth to a boy, who she will co-parent with best friend and out director Bryan Singer.

January 06 2015 1:25 PM

Actors, writers, activists, comedians and more make of the list of people to watch in the new year.

January 02 2015 7:00 AM

Read this exclusive 1986 interview between Bayard Rustin and Joseph Beam about gay rights, which is now available in the republished book Time on Two Crosses: The Collected Writings of Bayard Rustin.

January 01 2015 7:00 AM

Lady Bunny, Yara Sofia, Alyssa Edwards, and more give the LGBT community goals for 2015.

January 01 2015 4:00 AM

We've rounded up the year's comings out from our archive and found famous names like Ellen Page, brave moves by athletes such as Michael Sam, and inspiring moments in business and music.

December 26 2014 9:00 AM

This year's crop of LGBT characters on TV had us thinking they deserve awards — so we made some up.

December 26 2014 7:00 AM

Famed Broadway performer Audra McDonald wanted to understand how she could help homeless LGBT youth. So she went to live with them for a night.

December 24 2014 6:00 AM