Commentary

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 Advocate.com 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.

In this #AskTyler column, Tyler Curry discusses the perils of gay dating in the world of social media.

July 13 2015 3:30 AM

Coverage of HIV and AIDS, which contributed to 1.5 million deaths in 2013, is nearly as scant as it was in 1981.

July 10 2015 4:30 AM

Everyone's focused on the next LGBT battle — e.g., employment, housing, poverty, transgender rights — but what about our incredibly beleaguered youth?

July 10 2015 3:30 AM

Even though Marc Jacobs hardly stands as an accurate representative for all queer people, his recent affirmation of sexuality as a part of queerness is spot-on.

July 09 2015 4:00 AM

Actor Kit Williamson can't stomach the hypocrisy wafting off the politicians of his home state.

July 08 2015 4:30 AM

Julian Bond, the chairman emeritus of the NAACP, says the lack of government protections for LGBT people is simply unconscionable.

July 08 2015 3:00 AM

The woman who interrupted President Obama during a Pride reception says you’re missing the point by focusing on her.

July 08 2015 2:45 AM
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