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 writer left out of frustration with a racist country, but the reason he returned reveals the hope he still had as a black gay American. 

March 10 2017 7:02 AM Updated

Louis Molnar wants the world to know that, just like being gay, being autistic is nothing to be ashamed of.

March 10 2017 6:39 AM

The president is playing a dangerous game by threatening this vital resource, writes Brian Tashman of People for the American Way.

March 10 2017 6:13 AM

The current administration could reverse all the gains we've made with women and HIV.

March 10 2017 5:01 AM

James Van Kuilenburg has a message for all trans youth — and allies — feeling disheartened right now.

March 09 2017 7:01 AM

Trashy reality television is the last thing the LGBT community needs at this point in history, writes trainer Jason Wimberly.

March 09 2017 5:45 AM

Having a child who's LGBT isn't easy. Some parents handle it better than others.

March 09 2017 5:21 AM
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