Alison Bechdel, Samuel D. Hunter & Mary Bonauto Gay Geniuses; Win MacArthur Grants

Alison Bechdel, Samuel D. Hunter, and Mary L. Bonauto named MacArthur Grant Fellows.

Who Should Be The Advocate’s Next Online Cover? looks to readers to select its next digital cover star

By Michelle Ehrhardt

LGBT Veteran’s Memorial Project Reveals Official Design

A planned memorial seeks to honor lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgender vets with sleek new design

By Michelle Ehrhardt

Ugandan Court Strikes Down Anti-Gay Bill

The ‘Kill the Gays bill’ is dead for now.

By Alex Panisch

Lawyer Drops Bryan Singer’s Accuser Following $100K Settlement Leak

Singer’s accuser, Michael Egan III, refused to sign the settlement, but it may still be enforceable.

By Alex Panisch

Is (Gay) Satire Dead?

Ready to do anything for a laugh, Dandy Darkly explains why his 'Pussy Panic' is not misogynistic—it's just plain fun …

By Editors

Renowned AIDS Researcher Among Those Dead in Malaysia Crash

Leading experts bound for an international AIDS conference have been confirmed as being among those killed in the MH17 …

By Aaron Hicklin

Study Finds Children of Same-Sex Parents Are Better Off Than Peers

Same-sex families raise happier, healthier kids, according to an Australian study

By Dennis Hinzmann

Big Plans for the Weekend?

While you're having a leisurely long weekend, don't forget about the army of us serving you those unlimited mimosas at …

By Nick Dothée

Take Charge of Your Sexual Health on National HIV Testing Day

No one is immune to HIV infection, so if you’re sexually active, get tested regularly.

By Vanessa Cullins

Same-Sex Weddings Begin in Indiana

Couples rush to obtain marriage certificates after the state's ban was overturned

By Michelle Garcia

P-town's Battle Over The Case Against 8

A pivotal California case is litigated again in a discussion over an HBO documentary that airs tonight.

By Matthew Breen

Op-Ed: Happy Anniversary to the Defeat of DOMA

Colin Hosten, a citizen of Trinidad, looks back on the day that made all the difference for him and his American husband …

By Colin Hosten

Why Rick Perry is Beyond Repair

Author Suzanna Danuta Walters says we should demand equality—but don't use the argument that we're 'born this way' as …

By Suzanna Danuta Walters

Tonight's Vision Awards in New York

The fundraising event honors Isaac Mizrahi, Janet Mock, Jason Collins, Marita Begley, and Lee Daniels

By Editors

How to Support LGBT People Around the World

Uganda criminalizes being gay and Thailand shames it. What can you do to help?

By Dennis Hinzmann

Trans New Yorkers Celebrate Birth Certificate News

New York joins five other states and Washington, D.C., in allowing trans individuals to update birth certificates …

By Parker Marie Molloy