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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.

Since Harvey Weinstein was exposed as a serial predator, there have been allegations of terrifying behavior by dozens of men.

2:01 PM Updated

New research may help explain a phenomenon known as the "fraternal birth order effect."

December 12 2017 7:32 PM

An Indiana police officer filed a discrimination complaint against a colleague who informed him of white male privilege during a training on transgender awareness. 

December 07 2017 3:52 PM

Steve Howey, who plays Kev on Shameless, talks with The Advocate about sexuality, parenthood, and toxic masculinity.

December 07 2017 10:51 AM

The Arrowverse producer and soccer star celebrated with family and friends in Malibu.

December 06 2017 6:21 PM

Brad Clark will take the helm as Gill's new president and CEO at the start of a busy year of elections and court battles.

December 05 2017 11:00 AM

Reflecting on lessons from the epidemic, the former president advocated for hope in a time of despair at the AIDS Memorial Grove in San Francisco.

December 02 2017 8:35 PM
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