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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.

President Trump says it was a mutual decision to cancel the first visit of Mexico's president to the White House since his inauguration. But that's not how it played out on Twitter. 

9:23 PM

Dimitrious "Jimmy" Gargasoulas, 26, stabbed his gay brother in a fight over his sexuality, and hours later crashed his car into a crowd, killing five people, including two children. Fifteen were injured.

January 25 2017 9:43 PM

Supporters of decriminalization lost to anti-LGBT groups that declare, “We will not let these mother f--king dogs ruin our culture.”

January 19 2017 8:30 PM
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