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Read the latest updates about LGBT issues around the world. The Advocate is an international source for developments pertaining to gay world news, politics, Prides, politicians, and rights that affect the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people. Learn about antigay laws, human rights violations, landmark victories, and failures of governments to protect the rights of its citizens. From Asia, to North America, to South America, to Europe, to Africa, The Advocate provides transcontinental coverage of the issues that matter to our readers.

Since transport workers seem to strike very regularly in Italy, skeptical commuters doubted their inconvenience had anything to do with standing up for women's rights.

March 08 2017 7:04 PM

Iranian film The Salesman won Best Foreign film last night, but director Asghar Farhadi and lead actress Taraneh Alidoosti did not attend as part of a protest of Trump's travel ban.

February 27 2017 4:46 PM

The situation for gay and bi men in the east African nation goes from bad to worse.

February 19 2017 2:02 PM
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