Read the latest news about gay people. The Advocate profiles the actors, politicians, public figures, athletes, musicians, filmmakers, activists, drag performers, celebrities, and more who are making contributions to the LGBT community. Since its inception, The Advocate has headlined gay, lesbian, transgender, bisexual, and ally luminaries who are moving the cultural needle and starting conversations that push for equality. Hear the stories of gay people from local, national, and international stages. Be inspired by interviews and news of people like Tim Cook, Elton John, Ellen DeGeneres, Laverne Cox, Sam Smith, Barney Frank, and other public figures.

The marriage equality pioneer is honored on what would have been her 89th birthday.

June 20 2018 3:25 PM

The Star Trek: Discovery star opens up about being gay in 90s Hollywood.

June 18 2018 12:47 PM

The Republican politician praised Terrance Mannery for "supporting members of the LGBTQ+ community when they were in peril."

June 16 2018 5:04 PM

Celebrating The Advocate's 50+ year history, Stephanie Beatriz honors bisexual actress and New York governor candidate Cynthia Nixon.

June 14 2018 6:34 AM

We're proud to host the wildly popular podcast.

June 12 2018 3:16 PM
June 12 2018 10:27 AM

The Falcon Studios performer was 26.

June 11 2018 2:10 PM