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Read the latest commentary from The Advocate, the leading source for LGBT news and politics. Discover what public figures and pundits have to say about LGBT issues and topics that touch the lives of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community and its allies. Find op-eds from columnists like HIV activist Tyler Curry or Advocate.com editors Neal Broverman and Jase Peeples. When the experts weigh in on the latest developments in the LGBT rights movement, they do so at The Advocate.

Trump's Cabinet and military leaders — like Defense Secretary Jim Mattis — are really running the country. Thank God.

1 hour 36 min ago

It's not just a cartoon, it's validation, writes Monica Trasandes of GLAAD.

August 16 2017 6:19 AM

In this first installment of his new bimonthly column, Point of Contact, gay former NFL player Wade Davis argues that white people must think differently in a post-Charlottesville world.

August 15 2017 5:28 AM

The gay adult film star says he lost faith in America's institutions and tries to explain how that influenced his vote. Do you buy it?

August 15 2017 5:07 AM

Even those not on the receiving end of the alt-right’s hate need to confront and challenge their depravity.

August 14 2017 2:09 PM

Many look to the embrace of trans rights by Justin Trudeau as evidence of equality, but the truth is murkier.

August 14 2017 10:32 AM

Jennifer Ponce, who works to end intimate partner violence, often encounters people who think victims can only look a certain way.

August 14 2017 5:31 AM
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