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The new documentary Hijra shows opportunities emerging for trans women in one of the world's largest nations.

November 08 2018 1:11 PM

Brown and newly-elected Jared Polis are the country's only LGBTQ governors.

November 07 2018 12:42 AM

Ahead of performing at Joni 75: A Birthday Celebration, the out singer-songwriter spoke with The Advocate about the power of music. 

November 06 2018 1:02 PM

The short film Everyday, I explores the ways trauma infiltrates the everyday routines of survivors of sexual violence.

November 06 2018 12:32 PM

The action arises from dissatisfaction with how USA Gymnastics' governing body addressed a sexual assault scandal.

November 05 2018 7:39 PM

The actress and activist apologized to Will & Grace fans because the network she works for aired an inflammatory, inaccurate, and racist ad.  

November 05 2018 6:12 PM

But Jones, who would also be the first Filipina-American in Congress, hopes many others will follow her.

November 05 2018 1:27 PM