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The Advocate is the world's leading source of LGBT news and politics. Discover the most recent articles published in the print issue, which is the oldest and largest gay magazine in the United States. Sort through The Advocate print issue archives to find articles written by the founders of the modern-day LGBT rights movement like Vito Russo and Gore Vidal. Find out about the historic magazine that was inspired by a police raid of a Los Angeles gay bar and has grown to become a prominent voice for topics related to the gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender community and its allies.

Some feared that in a post-Obergefell world, the money that funded LGBT organizations could dry up. Instead, marriage equality spurred typically apolitical philanthropic foundations to give more.

November 13 2015 1:31 PM

Cottrell's lifelong goal was empathetically reflecting and documenting the lives and sexualities of the lesbian and gay community.

November 13 2015 1:15 PM

Though it’s the first year of marriage equality across America, the U.S. is not the first to reach this milestone.

November 12 2015 3:45 PM

Queer women are all the rage on TV and film, but which flick is getting it right?

November 12 2015 1:22 PM

Musician and manager Claudia Gonson, of the Magnetic Fields, remembers her mentor and friend — a poet and literary critic, and one of the originators of queer theory.

November 12 2015 6:00 AM

Life for gay men in Syria, like Subhi Nahas, has become unendurable with the rise of ISIS, but things were bad long before the militants took power. 

November 11 2015 6:36 PM

For Kim Powers and Jess Goldstein, a simple series of errands served as the first stitch to a lifetime of love and partnership.

November 10 2015 4:00 PM

They’re kilning it.

November 10 2015 2:45 PM

Matthew Ebert wonders what might have become of him, had he not joined ACT UP in 1987.

November 09 2015 6:31 PM

Though there are many objections to the legalization of prostitution, does criminalization do more harm than good?

November 09 2015 5:56 PM