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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.

At Safe Horizon's Championship Awards last week, Alan Cumming introduced Fabio Cotza, who shared an emotional — and personal — story of a 9-year-old boy who endured sexual abuse at the hands of a teenager.

April 10 2017 4:27 PM

Charles Archer, founder of The THRIVE Network, shares the advice he would have offered to himself.

April 10 2017 1:31 PM

Oh, myyyy! The publication due in 2018 will detail his experience in a World War II internment camp, his Star Trek career, social media and LGBT activism.

April 03 2017 8:10 PM

The man who created the most visible symbol of LGBT pride was a lifelong activist who continued to evolve the rainbow flag until his death. 

March 31 2017 7:11 PM
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