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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.

The LGBT community can turn around this horrible year by helping elect the first openly trans person to a state legislature.

October 25 2017 6:13 AM

California's modernization of its criminal law on HIV transmission is a step forward, writes Lambda Legal's Scott A. Schoettes.

10:42 AM

The new series offers a path toward the utopian future that previous franchise entries have painted as inevitable, writes Jessie Earl.

4:45 AM

A primer, in 15 steps.

October 20 2017 6:20 AM

People fleeing oppression should not be punished or made into scapegoats, writes Glenn Magpantay. It's time for Trump to give up on these discriminatory bans.

October 20 2017 5:33 AM

Christian A. Brown is not a victim, he's a survivor.
 

October 19 2017 5:25 AM

Transgender activist Ashlee Marie Preston says it's not only wrong to give an award to the Trump supporter — as St. John's Well Child & Family Center plans to do — it is downright insulting.

October 18 2017 6:12 AM Updated
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