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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.

We can't just celebrate this year — we must #RESISTHate, writes Rick Zbur of Equality California.

June 13 2017 5:04 AM

Trump tried to pit LGBT people against an entire religion. We refused to take the bait.

June 12 2017 6:05 AM

This is how Siclaly Santiago-Leon honors the life of her beloved cousin Dani and the American dream he was denied.

June 12 2017 5:42 AM

Without Facebook and Google, it was more difficult to organize the 1987 March on Washington than it is for this year's event. Something is lost in all the indirect communication, though.

June 09 2017 4:25 PM

These trans women — joined by Log Cabin president Gregory Angelo — recently sat down with members of Betsy DeVos's team to discuss trans student safety.

June 09 2017 10:02 AM

A Jewish LGBTQ family retreat was the self-care this activist needed, but we all need ways to unwind and disconnect from a hostile world.

June 08 2017 5:24 AM

Bill Maher is a smug know-it-all who thinks we're uncool because we don't appreciate his racist and homophobic slurs. He's also a relic.

June 08 2017 5:03 AM
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