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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.

It's time to evaluate the state of our union and the progress of our culture, but sometimes LGBT people aren't appreciating what's valuable.

January 13 2016 6:36 AM

Ryan Reyes and Obergefell are two gay men who dedicated themselves to greater causes after losing the loves of their lives.

January 10 2016 2:01 PM

The out CNN anchor is paying tribute to his socialite mother. Gloria Vanderbilt. with an upcoming documentary.

January 08 2016 2:29 PM

With tactics that included wearing campy costumes and setting fires, the Minnesota activist and journalist 'was the queen of guerrilla theater,' a friend said. 

January 04 2016 3:37 PM

'It was excruciating to always have your guard up,' Takei says in an interview with The Michelangelo Signorile Show.

December 28 2015 6:04 PM
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