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.

Being transgender is a lot like being a super hero.

August 05 2013 4:41 AM

HIV advocate Aaron Laxton on how the influence of friends can make the difference when a person faces risky behavior.

August 02 2013 7:00 AM

Even with the Supreme Court striking down part of the so-called Defense of Marriage Act, there are thousands of LGBT immigrants who want to be Americans.

August 01 2013 4:07 AM

While many of us turn our heads toward Russia, we also turn our backs to the plight of LGBTs in Zimbabwe, Cameroon, and Nigeria.

July 31 2013 10:50 PM

Soldier Bradley Manning now faces up to 136 years in prison for espionage charges.

July 31 2013 1:44 PM

Motherhood changes everything.

July 31 2013 4:00 AM

A coalition of LGBT advocacy groups and allies plan to spend $2 million to lobby for ENDA, but Americans need to win the war at home.

July 31 2013 3:00 AM

Singer Ari Gold grew up with Madonna, and his admiration for the pop icon shines through his work.

July 30 2013 7:00 AM

Some LGBT people spend big bucks and plenty of time on issues like marriage, while ignoring the violence that often plays out in front of them.

July 30 2013 5:00 AM