DeRay Mckesson
Subscribe To
The Advocate

World

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.

At the World Economic Forum, Biden tells execs they can help change public opinion and government policy in homophobic nations.

January 21 2016 4:56 PM

LGBT activists had applied to hold the tongue-in-cheek rally along with serious events, including a commemoration for victims of terrorism, but all were nixed. 

January 21 2016 2:21 PM

A parliamentary committee rejected legislation that would fine and imprison same-sex couples for showing physical affection, including kissing.

January 20 2016 1:31 PM

David Bulmer-Rizzi died on his honeymoon in Australia, but the land down under says he was 'never married.'

January 20 2016 9:08 AM

James Bond fans will recognize the headquarters of the British secret service, which was named employer of the year by the U.K.'s leading LGBT nonprofit.

January 19 2016 4:07 PM

Patriarch Kirill of the Russian Orthodox Church has taken the 'blame the gays' mantra to a whole new level.

January 19 2016 8:51 AM
1