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.

This proud mom feels forever indebted to the trans trailblazers who paved the way for her daughter.

6:00 AM

Brittany Burges is the daughter of four people — two gay men and two lesbians. She explains why the words of Dolce & Gabbana continue to sting.

April 02 2015 7:00 AM

Indiana needs our boots, not our backs, says this drag queen who frequents the state.

April 02 2015 5:00 AM

Reality and Broadway star Frankie Grande is the son of a pulmonologist and says smoking and cancer ain't cute.

April 01 2015 9:10 AM

Responding to his opponent's recent Advocate op-ed urging voters to keep a San Diego city council seat LGBT, a straight politician argues that simply being gay shouldn't guarantee LGBT votes.

April 01 2015 9:00 AM

It's been a roller coaster of victory and defeat for the distressed same-sex couples of Alabama.

March 31 2015 8:00 AM

Julian Bond was at the forefront of the civil rights battles of the mid-20th century. He says the 'religious discrimination' bills now cropping up all over the nation are a return to the institutional intolerance of those days.

March 31 2015 2:00 AM
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