Read the latest commentary from The Advocate, the leading source for LGBT news and politics. Discover what public figures and pundits have to say about LGBT issues and topics that touch the lives of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community and its allies. Find op-eds from columnists like HIV activist Tyler Curry or editors Neal Broverman and Jase Peeples. When the experts weigh in on the latest developments in the LGBT rights movement, they do so at The Advocate.

The actor reflects on the progress made in Tinseltown on the 10-year anniversary of Brokeback Mountain.

November 27 2015 12:19 PM

Let's talk about the real definition of the s word.

November 25 2015 8:44 AM

The COO of one of the largest corporations in the world tells us why it makes financial and ethical sense to roll out the red carpet for LGBT employees.

November 25 2015 8:02 AM

Thanks to discrmination and the stress of war, queer servicemembers are highly susceptible to alcohol and drug dependency. Thankfully, there's a way to advocate for specified treatment at the nation's largest VA campus.

November 24 2015 8:37 PM

Femi Redwood's family are Jehovah's Witnesses, which makes a simple holiday gathering just too complicated to bear. 

November 24 2015 3:02 PM

A transgender military veteran digs into the Transportation Security Administration’s history of identifying gender-nonconformity in airline passengers as a possible security threat. 

November 24 2015 8:02 AM

The young actor used the internet to identify his sexuality.

November 23 2015 3:10 PM

Sometimes, family isn't defined by blood. It's made through acts of support and solidarity, both large and small, as this trans man explains. 

November 23 2015 1:21 PM

While much of the nation gives up cigarettes, many LGBT people continue to puff away. Here's what one antitobacco professional is doing about it.

November 23 2015 12:04 PM