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.

The founder of LGBTHistoryMonth.com fills us in on this year's "Icons" and explains why he sometimes honors those who lived in the closet.

August 20 2015 4:00 AM

Stand up and be counted — trans lives depend on it.

August 19 2015 8:00 AM

Those who argue that you can't say anything anymore really just want to preserve the status quo.

August 19 2015 4:30 AM

These men have made sacrifices to live in Kentucky, but they refuse to let their state tell them they can't wed.

August 18 2015 5:00 AM

It was the albatross that haunted DADT's repeal: that allowing gay and lesbians to serve openly would be a 'social experiment.' Now Mike Huckabee is using that same false premise against transgender service members.

August 18 2015 4:30 AM

This gay writer says his nation is failing him and the world.

August 17 2015 6:40 PM

The former state legislator and NAACP chairman fought for everybody.

August 17 2015 5:00 AM
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