Race

The Advocate's coverage explores issues of race, ethnicity, and national origin, as they relate to and intersect with LGBT identities and the ongoing struggle for equality.

Eighteen-year-old Telizza was surprised when her online friendship with Shai turned romantic. In this exclusive clip from the reality show Catfish, Telizza comes out in advance of meeting Shai. Watch the episode on MTV on Wednesday at 8 p.m. Eastern.

March 22 2017 1:08 PM

The new VH1 show follows fictional rapper J. Mic from rap battles to sexual reconciliation.

March 13 2017 9:33 PM

Rep. Ted Lieu, who was born in Taiwan, replied to the Iowa congressman's remark about "somebody else's babies" with a photograph of his children, captioned: "These are my two babies."

March 13 2017 4:34 PM

It's still a ban on predominantly Muslim nations, but a major difference this time is that Iraq is not included. 

March 06 2017 3:21 PM

Get to know Laurie — Olympic champion, Dancing With the Stars winner, and best-selling author — in the new MTV #SeeHer campaign.

March 06 2017 6:42 AM

As attorney general, he's moved the nation backward on transgender rights, voting rights, and more.

March 02 2017 2:41 PM
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