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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.

TV stars reveal their dream GBF (Gay Best Friend), biggest shirtless inspirations, and the first time LGBT characters changed the way they viewed entertainment.

April 14 2015 12:28 PM

You might have seen Milk, Boys Don’t Cry and The Imitation Game, but what about these lesser seen films about famous LGBT folks?

April 14 2015 6:00 AM

After Hillary Clinton’s long-anticipated announcement that she’s running for president, celebrities began burning up the Twittersphere with comments ranging from earnest to humorous.

April 13 2015 3:19 PM

Social media exploded in response to the young actor-rapper's nonchalant defiance of gender norms.

April 13 2015 3:00 AM

Pop music's most fun-loving rebel girl is serious about LGBT rights.

April 10 2015 8:00 AM

Vanessa Williams and Michael Urie look back on their notorious days as Ugly Betty’s scheming Wilhelmina Slater and her conniving gay sidekick Marc St. James.

April 09 2015 9:00 AM

Patricia Velasquez discusses how Karl Lagerfeld inspired her, walking in one of Jean Paul Gaultier's biggest shows, and coming out to her family in Straight Walk.

April 09 2015 7:00 AM
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