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.

A transgender guard at one of California's most infamous prisons shares what it was like to transition there.

March 03 2015 11:00 AM

Late baseball player Glenn Burke wrote in his 1995 memoir (which is being re-released today) about the aftermath of his public coming out.

March 03 2015 9:00 AM

In a sense, Hollywood's portrayals of LGBT people help us gain equality, but what doesn't help are the attitudes of some people within the community.

March 03 2015 8:00 AM

Why 'religious liberty' laws protecting public employees from accommodating LGBT people are truly problematic.

February 27 2015 8:00 AM

You give us your time, we'll give you the truth.

February 27 2015 6:00 AM

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
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