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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.
Facebook Bans Supporters of Mika's Campaign Against Antigay Slurs

Mika Campaigns Against Antigay Slurs, Supporters Get Banned

The gay singer sought to 'break the silence' about hate language on Twitter. But that message isn't getting through to other social media outlets.

A Lesbian Journalist on Dire Dating Conditions of Pakistan

A Lesbian Journalist on Dire Dating Conditions of Pakistan

There are three women seeking women on Tinder in the entire nation — and two of them may be men.

WATCH: Scary Reaction to Men Holding Hands in Jerusalem

WATCH: Scary Reaction to Men Holding Hands in Jerusalem

The video was filmed after a girl was murdered, and several others injured, at Jerusalem Pride.

Uganda Pride Revelers Celebrate Tentatively

Uganda Pride Revelers Celebrate Tentatively

Far from the capital of Kampala, a small group of Ugandans enjoy a day without prejudice.

Posters Praising Antigay Attack Appear in Jerusalem

Posters Praising Antigay Attack Appear in Jerusalem

An extremist group has been advertising its support of Yishai Schlissel, who stabbed six people, killing one, during a Pride march.

WATCH: Hidden Camera Shows Man Rejected at Job Interview for Being Gay

WATCH: This Hidden Camera Catches Job Discrimination

Two men — one straight and one gay — secretly recorded video of their job interviews at an unnamed company with the same person.

Belfast Serves Pride to Northern Ireland

PHOTOS: Belfast Serves Pride to Northern Ireland

Thousands of participants and supporters took part in the 25th annual Belfast Pride parade in Northern Ireland.

Against Odds, Jamaica Holds First Pride Celebration

Against Odds, Jamaica Holds First Pride Celebration

What was once unthinkable has now happened in the Caribbean island nation.

WATCH: Christian-Run Food Bank in Winnipeg, Canada, Bars Man Over Marriage Equality Stance

Support Marriage Equality? Food Bank Says Go Away

A Canadian food bank has apparently banned a volunteer who refused to sign a mandatory form that requires a pledge opposing same-sex marriage.

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