DeRay Mckesson
Subscribe To
The Advocate

Religion

The first openly gay man drafted by the NFL is sounding off on a proposed anti-LGBT amendment in the state that helped him make history.

April 04 2016 4:34 PM Updated

Stephen Schwartz is banning theatres in North Carolina from producing Wicked after the state passed an anti-LGBT bill. 

April 04 2016 10:35 AM

Protestors gathered to sing "let us pee" within earshot of the governor to protest HB 2. 

April 04 2016 9:35 AM

Extremist antigay preacher Rafael Cruz groomed his son for the presidency since the age of 9 — and now Ted Cruz is ready to put his father's hateful views into practice.

April 04 2016 5:33 AM

Our resident Mississippi-born writer, Kit Williamson, is feeling the spirit of Nina Simone these days.

April 04 2016 5:21 AM

D.C. joins six other major cities and states banning government employees from traveling to North Carolina.

April 02 2016 8:53 PM

The state could lose billions of dollars in federal funding for schools, highways, and housing.

April 02 2016 12:40 PM
1