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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.

Stephanie Mayorga and Paige Escalera have been missing since April 15. The couple announced their engagement in March.

April 28 2020 5:07 PM

After coming out, the actor talked to The Advocate about how Hollywood has changed, found family, and the importance of representation.

April 28 2020 6:30 AM

Troye Sivan, Todrick Hall, Rufus Wainwright, Kim Petras, and Allie X will also perform in Stonewall Gives Back!

April 22 2020 1:43 PM

One of Tinsel Town's most sought-after hosts speaks candidly about his 20-year career: the highs, the lows, and everything in between. 

April 21 2020 6:00 AM

This Atlanta gay couple has turned their restaurant into a communitywide effort for change.

April 20 2020 1:53 PM

We might be stuck at home, but there are still cool things to do (and see). 

April 18 2020 12:15 PM

Three LGBTQ people are leading a revolution in how we think about disability and sexual freedom. 

April 17 2020 1:53 PM