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.

For National Foster Care Month, we asked Texas mom Kelly Wells to share her family's story.

May 28 2015 5:00 AM

Marsha Aizumi says she was honoring her forebears when she marched in a Pride parade to support her transgender son.

May 27 2015 7:15 AM

In this op-ed, the Irish-American VP says the world — including the U.S. — needs to follow the lead of the Emerald Isle.

May 27 2015 6:00 AM

Time to turn words into action, BSA.

May 27 2015 4:00 AM

Samantha Ames of the National Center for Lesbian Rights is determined to wipe 'ex-gay' and 'ex-trans' programs from the planet.

May 26 2015 6:00 AM

Even though a a new report discredited a study that claimed speaking with marriage equality detractors sways opinions, Freedom to Marry's Marc Solomon says person-to-person communication works.

May 26 2015 5:00 AM

While we remember our fallen soldiers on Memorial Day and celebrate a post-DADT world, we cannot grow complacent.

May 25 2015 3:00 AM
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