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 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.

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.

7:30 AM

What it means when we identify someone as gay — and when they identify themselves as such.

7:00 AM

Once interns move their way up the ladder to become executive directors, who steps in to follow?

February 25 2015 8:00 AM

A lesbian couple struggled for years to stay together, when the laws only worked to keep them apart.

February 25 2015 8:00 AM