Yezmin Villarreal

Yezmin Villarreal is the news editor for The Advocate. She likes to write about the intersection of politics and entertainment. Her work has also appeared in The Los Angeles Times, Mic, LA Weekly, Out Magazine and The Fader.

The offer was put back on the table after North Carolina passed a "compromise" bill that repealed House Bill 2. 

May 24 2017 3:28 PM

The senators hope to get an answer by June 19.

May 23 2017 7:17 PM

Gay Russians gathered to speak about the importance of being out in their communities at Brighton Beach Pride.

May 22 2017 3:58 PM

The recently appointed host of 1A hopes to cut through the static of the political news cycle and bring diverse perspectives to public radio. 

May 22 2017 5:41 AM

Those trying to escape persecution can't find a country to take them in.

May 17 2017 7:07 PM

Smith, who officially came out last year, said, “I didn’t think I was in.”

May 11 2017 6:01 PM

A White House spokeswoman could not confirm if Trump is aware of the reports that gay and bisexual men are being detained and persecuted in Chechnya.

May 10 2017 4:14 PM