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Her film producing credits include the acclaimed GLAAD Award recipient Shelter, which made the list of 100 greatest gay movies of all time.

August 30 2017 8:59 PM

The young, out, and edgy comedian talks about what his art means to him.

August 30 2017 7:13 PM

The Montrose Center wants to raise $100,000 for LGBT people harmed by Tropical Storm Harvey.

August 28 2017 6:09 PM

Haaz Sleiman said he was gay in a response to a report of hate-based homicides. He also criticized The Advocate for once asking about his sexual orientation.

August 26 2017 9:05 PM

The podcast host discussed the sanctity of gay spaces with Advocate contributor Alex Cheves.

August 24 2017 9:41 PM