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The Advocate is a leading source on LGBT families. Read the latest news and studies that pertain to gay parenting. Follow government policies and research in areas like adoption, surrogacy, coming out, marriage equality, transgender rights, and other issues that affect children and their families in the United States and around the world. Learn tips for better parenting, financial family planning, and raising children in an age of bullying and cyber-bullying. Learn about safety, schools, and how gay and lesbian moms and dads can raise healthy and happy kids in the world today.

Parental acceptance of queer Asian and Pacific Islander children can be life-saving.

April 26 2022 8:00 AM

The fellow passenger told the men's son, "They stole you and they’re pedophiles."

April 13 2022 8:38 PM

Employees with the Department of Family and Protective Services are choosing to leave rather than investigate trans kids' supportive parents for child abuse.

April 11 2022 1:37 PM

The esteemed director's unscripted show, Home Sweet Home, accentuates understanding over aggression — and pulls it off without being treacly.

November 12 2021 2:39 PM

A New York woman says she was forced to spend $45,000 because of the discriminatory policy.

September 16 2021 3:17 PM