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.

French pop anthems for anyone who was ever made to feel weird for being queer. 

February 17 2017 7:20 AM

Felix Kjellberg, creator of the character PewDiePie, was found to have posted anti-Semitic videos.

February 14 2017 9:12 PM

Tegan and Sara's mentorship challenged Shura to think consciously about her role as a queer artist.

February 14 2017 9:45 AM

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's words backfired.

February 09 2017 2:09 PM

Elena Alvarez, the teenager on Netflix's One Day at a Time, is one of the most refreshing queer characters on television.

February 09 2017 5:51 AM

Stewart has gone from saying "Google me, I'm not hiding" to "I'm so gay, dude" in only two years.

February 06 2017 6:53 PM

Two major media organizations are not participating events related to the White House Correspondents' Dinner.

February 03 2017 6:36 PM