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.

With the pope visiting our turf next month, it's high time he put 'Who am I to judge?' into action.

August 10 2015 4:00 AM

This writer and Advocate intern used to revel in the fact that men found him attractive because he's Filipino. Now the attention feels like pandering racism.

August 07 2015 5:00 AM

Alicia Garza, who created the era-defining term 'Black Lives Matter,' says police are not the enemy of queer people.

August 07 2015 4:45 AM

The media needs to stop infantilizing adult female relationships.

August 07 2015 4:30 AM

An 80-year parade of sissies from TV and movies made me the light-loafered man I am today.

August 06 2015 1:21 PM

Gay people are often chided for gentrifying urban areas, but they rarely get commended for their vibrant contributions to them.

August 06 2015 4:30 AM

The same people trying to stop same-sex couples from marrying are trying to dilute the 50-year-old Voting Rights Act. Both efforts are equally egregious, says Kate Kendell of the National Center for Lesbian Rights.

August 06 2015 3:30 AM
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