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.

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

For too long, the Boy Scouts of America has caved to the Mormon Church's antigay influence. It's time for the two intertwined organizations to go their separate ways.

August 05 2015 4:30 AM

Media attention has focused on the mistreatment of African-American men by police, but black women — and all minorities — are suffering too.

August 05 2015 3:45 AM

The death of an innocent teenager at Jerusalem Pride can be traced back to 'bibliolatry.'

August 05 2015 3:30 AM

For this Caucasian writer, coming out was a breeze. Dating a black guy — that was a different story.

August 04 2015 8:17 PM

We might not see much of the antigay menace anymore — that’s because it's gone global.

August 04 2015 5:00 AM

A lawyer working for transgender employees says that the proposed Equality Act remains very necessary, even with growing LGBT protections.

August 04 2015 3:30 AM
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