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A queer Bernie Sanders supporter says there is too much at stake in this election to walk out on the party or its candidate. 

July 27 2016 4:07 PM

Four Brighton boys wore skirts to school when they were denied the right to wear shorts on the hottest day of the year.

July 27 2016 4:03 PM

Yesterday, lesbian TV psychic Miss Cleo sadly passed at age 53. Let's revisit her 2006 feature in The Advocate.

July 27 2016 1:49 PM

On Tuesday, Democratic delegates voted overwhelmingly in favor of the first female presidential nominee of any major American party.

July 27 2016 1:02 PM

The New York City AIDS Memorial should be ready for dedication by World AIDS Day on December 1, 2016.

July 27 2016 12:57 PM

A recent outbreak of the disease in Los Angeles and Orange counties has particularly affected queer men. 

July 27 2016 12:42 PM

The real and potential economic loss from keeping the anti-transgender law on the books is starting to have a measurable drain on the state’s economy.

July 27 2016 11:58 AM