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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.

Neither the president, the vice president, nor the secretary of State has taken action on the antigay atrocities in the Russian region.

August 09 2017 5:05 AM

There are some places — like the backrooms of gay bars — that should remain exclusive, Alexander Cheves writes.

August 08 2017 5:02 AM

A T-shirt company has released pro-LGBT swastika designs, much to the alarm of Jewish groups.

August 07 2017 4:43 PM

Posters for LGBT-themed films tell us as much about our history as the films themselves, says professor and collector Wes Davis.

August 07 2017 5:58 AM

Trump's trans military ban caused pain to all of us — and we must stand together to fight back, writes Jessie Earl.

August 07 2017 5:33 AM

A producer of Some Freaks confronted past demons when his film tackled a closeted gay character.

August 04 2017 5:42 AM

The question of when transgender people should come out to dating partners raises questions about society's anxieties around gender, sexuality, and trans people's very existence, writes Amanda Kerri.

August 04 2017 5:14 AM
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