The Advocate's coverage explores issues of race, ethnicity, and national origin, as they relate to and intersect with LGBT identities and the ongoing struggle for equality.

This 1987 essay by Bayard Rustin reveals a personal account of MLK's feelings toward gay people.

January 21 2019 9:25 AM

Hart refuses to take responsibility for his horrifying jokes about hurting children, while Ellen remains a co-conspirator.

January 11 2019 6:01 AM

As a black man was infamously booted from a hotel in Oregon, another was being surveilled as he made his way to a late-night encounter.

January 02 2019 5:09 AM

Hyde-Smith, who also has a history of problematic racial remarks, bested Mike Espy, who would have been the state's first black U.S. senator since Reconstruction.

November 27 2018 11:07 PM

Ron DeSantis, a Trump acolyte who waged a race-baiting campaign, will be the Sunshine State's next governor.

November 06 2018 11:26 PM

The president continues to gin up violent fantasies about a caravan moving on foot from 1,000 miles away

November 02 2018 4:28 PM