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.

Former Navy SEAL Kristin Beck is applying for a civilian position in the Trump administration and, unlike many of us, has an optimistic take on our country's direction. 

December 05 2016 5:37 AM

A new report indicates it pays to be gay — or bi — and hitched to a member of the same sex.

December 02 2016 6:40 AM

Services and Advocacy for GLBT Elders is expanding its programs, and it needs the younger generations to help implement them.

December 02 2016 5:45 AM

Luckily, we have a physical place where we can reflect and give our condolences.

December 01 2016 6:26 AM

We pick our presidents based on a system set up to aid slave states. The electoral college should do the right thing and elect Hillary, writes Susan SurfTone, knowing full well it won't.

December 01 2016 6:01 AM

Thirty-five years on, what's changed and what hasn't.

December 01 2016 5:42 AM

Keeping a uniformed transgender police officer away from an event she helped plan is taking the concept of "safe spaces" too far, writes Amanda Kerri.

November 30 2016 6:00 AM
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