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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.

Exposing deep contrasts in the lives of black lesbians in South Africa: images of weddings and funerals in a famed photographer’s home country.

March 11 2015 5:00 AM

Frozen's Josh Gad, an outspoken LGBT ally, discusses his one problem with marriage equality and defends recent unfunny comments made by Billy Crystal, his co-star in The Comedians.

March 11 2015 4:00 AM

Each year thousands of LGBT asylum-seekers travel to Europe hoping to secure a future free from discrimination and violence. But for many, the European Union is not what they’d anticipated.

March 10 2015 5:00 AM

The journey can be long and treacherous for LGBTs seeking refuge.

March 10 2015 5:00 AM

The straight couple that goes to bat for LGBT immigrants

March 10 2015 5:00 AM

Florida residents celebrate a triumph for equality.

March 09 2015 7:00 AM

On the publishing of his magnum opus, The American People, famed author Andrew Holleran asks our angriest activist all that he has learned.

March 09 2015 5:00 AM

As Larry Kramer and Andrew Holleran discuss why they write, I'm prompted to think about why I do — and why I have to get the idea down as soon as I'm able.

March 09 2015 4:30 AM

The government ought to recognize that "our gender assignment doesn’t depend on our genitals," says activist Kate Bornstein.

March 05 2015 8:00 AM

The story of the sexual awakening of a young, butch lesbian is the most honest thing Broadway has seen on LGBT lives.

March 04 2015 5:00 AM