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.

Mira Patel describes the experience of introducing her girlfriend to one of the most powerful women on the planet.

October 11 2016 4:42 AM

We can finally say "pussy" thanks to a misogynist. 

October 10 2016 3:41 PM

The out journalist's tough questioning of Donald Trump will make him a target for criticism, but the media should ask for the basis of the critique.

October 10 2016 12:23 AM

During Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Rev. Irene Monroe pleads for more resources for LGBT communites of color.

6:47 AM

After a Philadelphia bar owner was caught denigrating African-Americans, writer Amanda Kerri wonders why blue-state bastions can often be so segregated.

October 06 2016 5:55 AM

Gay Arkansas writer Kurt Niece considers the outsize role other people's religion has in his life and the world.

October 06 2016 5:24 AM

We don't have to wait until federal employment protections for trans people; positive changes can happen now.

October 05 2016 5:18 AM
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