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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.

No more sketches! The transgender whistleblower unveiled a glowing new photograph of herself after her release from military prison.

May 18 2017 2:19 PM

The Julie's Greenroom star is advocating for the arts and acceptance alongside her daughter and collaborator, Emma Walton Hamilton, on their Netflix children's show.

May 18 2017 4:35 AM

The Yentl star said Academy chauvinists and female critics undermined her efforts as a female director.

May 01 2017 8:55 PM
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