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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.

Fox has replaced America's awful uncle with its awful nephew, Tucker Carlson, writes Amanda Kerri.

April 25 2017 6:21 AM

Since only about half of the U.S. protects gay and bi workers from discrimination — even less protect trans workers — filing a complaint in a place without protections can test one's endurance and sanity.

April 25 2017 5:25 AM

A new generation of LGBT activists reignites the fight not to gain access to established institutions like marriage and the military, but to substantially alter them.

April 20 2017 6:07 AM

Loren Olson (left) moved from the big city to start a farm in Iowa with his husband. Gay life is where you find it, he writes. 

April 20 2017 5:47 AM

The teen mystery series just began airing the final episodes of its seven-year run, but it's left its mark. 

April 20 2017 4:32 AM

Nikki Haley finally addressed the gay murders and torture in Chechnya, and while the U.N. ambassador's statement is more than we got from Trump or Tillerson, it feels too little, too late.

April 19 2017 5:39 AM

Texas officials recently launched a cynical attack on both women's health care and transgender rights. These Republicans will not succeed in dividing us, writes Dawn Laguens of Planned Parenthood.

April 19 2017 5:18 AM
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