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 promised study of allowing transgender people to serve openly in the military seemed stalled for a while, but one gay man asked a simple question to help move things along.

February 26 2015 7:30 AM

What it means when we identify someone as gay — and when they identify themselves as such.

February 26 2015 7:00 AM

Once interns move their way up the ladder to become executive directors, who steps in to follow?

February 25 2015 8:00 AM

A lesbian couple struggled for years to stay together, when the laws only worked to keep them apart.

February 25 2015 8:00 AM

One man tried to hide his life from his parents, until he just couldn't hide anymore.

February 25 2015 7:00 AM

The death of one transgender woman is a jarring example of how health care is still out of reach for many.

February 24 2015 6:45 AM

Even if the vehicle changes, Madonna has always had something to say. Here's why she's just as relevant now as she was when she was 'Like a Virgin.'

February 24 2015 6:00 AM
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