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.

Discovering he was HIV-positive was terrifying to this writer, but he says it no longer has to be that way.

May 08 2015 7:00 AM

The only truths that seep into the media about trans people are the ones the general public wanted to see and hear in the first place, says this trans advocate.

May 08 2015 5:00 AM

Thanks to Indiana, we can be sure LGBT rights will be a major issue in next year's presidential contest.

May 08 2015 4:45 AM

An out high school student explains why GSAs are indispensable and explains what happens when LGBT students and their straight supporters join forces.

May 07 2015 11:23 AM

Those fighting same-sex couples' access to marriage claim the institution exists only to support procreation — even though the government actively encourages couples past child-rearing age to wed.

May 07 2015 7:00 AM

When bad machismo happens to good moms.

May 07 2015 6:00 AM

Conservatives in Louisiana like to say religion is under attack there. No, it's LGBT people who are fighting for their existence in the Bayou State.

May 06 2015 5:00 AM
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