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.

It’s a natural impulse for outsiders—like we in the queer community—to reject the mainstream candidates and lodge a protest vote. But in this election, we must think strategically.

November 03 2016 5:50 AM

The case for Hillary, from a former Bernie supporter.

November 03 2016 5:28 AM

Amanda Kerri wonders if the boycott over Trump-supporting Yuengling beer is selective outrage.

November 02 2016 5:52 AM

Is it that there aren't enough men recieving awards and Bono has truly gone unrecognized?

November 02 2016 5:02 AM

Lesbian Susan Surftone was a special agent before she became a musician, and she smells something dirty with the actions of James Comey and other members of the bureau's boys' club.

November 01 2016 3:09 PM

As Transgender Awareness Month arrives, the League of Women Voters is ensuring all trans people get their say at the polls next week.

November 01 2016 6:05 AM

The founder of OutHistory.org describes a horrifying encounter he was recently reminded of.

November 01 2016 5:43 AM
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