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The winner of RuPaul’s Drag Race: All Stars reflects on the drama of the final episode as well as the show's future inclusion of transgender drag performers.

March 16 2018 4:33 PM

The world is scary these days, but maybe it's because our culture is in the messy process of becoming something better.

March 16 2018 11:11 AM

"Do not slam the door on your son or your daughter," says the mother of Miami trans teen Hope Verbeeck.

March 15 2018 8:43 PM

The controversial leaker of military documents spoke to The Advocate about running for Senate, what she would say to Obama, and her controversial decision to attend an alt-right gathering.

March 14 2018 6:33 AM

Max Brennan had been barred from using the boys' locker room for gym class.

March 13 2018 3:55 PM

That's one of several questionable comments from Gays for Trump founder Peter Boykin, now running for the North Carolina House.

March 12 2018 3:41 PM

Formerly a proud Trump supporter, Jenner is using her platform to call out the administration. 

March 11 2018 8:33 AM