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Mel Orpen

The Advocate sits down for an interview with the queer writer and director of Devi (Goddess), the Outfest award winner for Best Narrative Short Film. 

August 22 2017 6:13 PM

The queer Pariah director Dee Rees turned her acceptance speech for the 2017 Sundance Institute Vanguard Award into a must-see act of resistance. 

August 16 2017 4:54 PM

Pain and fury over the president's irrational edict-by-Tweet was expressed in New York, Washington, Los Angeles, and San Francisco.

July 29 2017 12:18 AM

Congressional Democrats spoke out against President Trump's newly imposed ban on trangender military servicemembers, calling it "unpatriotic" on the floor of the House and on Capitol Hill. 

July 26 2017 9:58 PM

The film documents the story of Deborah Edel and Joan Nestle in their creation of the Lesbian Herstory Archives. 

July 07 2017 7:37 AM
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