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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.

Utah theater owner speaks out on canceling Brokeback Mountain

News 2006-04-05 Utah theater owner speaks out on canceling Brokeback Mountain After months of silence, Utah Jazz owner Larry H. Miller has explained his decision to pull Brokeback Mountain fro

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The Advocate’s executive editor grabs the sunscreen and ventures into the world’s hottest sea of women at Dinah Shore Weekend

Peruvian presidential contender backed by radical antigay family

News 2006-04-05 Peruvian presidential contender backed by radical antigay family Peruvian television talk show host Jaime Bayly uses irony and a stinging wit to jab at his guests on his program

North Carolina men arrested for performing castrations

Victims willingly participated in sadomasochistic rituals.

U.S. senator Feingold comes out for marriage equality

U.S. senator Feingold comes out for marriage equality

A leading Democratic contender for president in 2008, U.S. senator Russell Feingold of Wisconsin, has revealed that he supports giving gay and lesbian couples the right to marry.

Jason and deMarco host Equality Ride fund-raiser, April 6 in L.A.

Events 2006-04-05 Jason and deMarco host Equality Ride fund-raiser, April 6 in L.A. Gay Christian pop duo Jason and deMarco will host a fund-raiser on Thursday, April 6, at the Lounge in the Standard W

Mock same-sex wedding a tool of revenge

Toronto Blue Jays "marry" two male players in mock wedding.

Minnesota lawmakers reject same-sex marriage ban

News 2006-04-05 Minnesota lawmakers reject same-sex marriage ban The Minnesota senate judiciary committee on Tuesday turned aside a proposed constitutional amendment that would ban same-sex

Proposed Gay Games event divides Chicago suburb

Proposed Gay Games event divides Chicago suburb

The question of whether Crystal Lake, Ill., should give the Gay Games a permit to have a boat race this summer on a small man-made lake has become a heated battle between those who see the event as a threat to their small-town way of life and those who see such views as simply small-minded.

Idaho bill to require parental approval for GSAs

News 2006-04-04 Idaho bill to require parental approval for GSAs A Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, legislator is sponsoring a bill to require that students get a parent's signature to join school clubs

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