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Detroit Free Press profile delves into why these 'two very holy guys' stay in the church — and how their very presence may challenge it.

December 15 2015 4:36 PM

Pictures tell a thousand words, but words paint a whole different picture. We asked our editors and writers to share their #DayinLGBT in written form.

December 15 2015 4:22 AM

The former Who's the Boss star shares his struggles with meth and HIV in the latest episode of Advocate Spotlight. 

December 14 2015 5:47 AM

The Deliverance actor has no feelings of sympathy for the former Two and a Half Men star.

December 10 2015 2:27 PM

No one is ever safe from a bully, even when they're not being picked on, says Angelo Carusone.

December 10 2015 5:30 AM

Stop what you're doing, just for a minute, and let's celebrate life for LGBT people.

December 09 2015 3:01 AM