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 young bisexual rapper is defending her use of a slur that she has no business using.

December 05 2014 7:00 AM

As the next session of Congress begins, Human Rights Campaign president Chad Griffin explains why LGBT activists are gearing up to support a new piece of legislation.

December 05 2014 4:30 AM

While being raised Jewish, no one told this rabbi she could never be a rabbi — and it made all the difference.

December 05 2014 4:00 AM

It's tough out there for a nerd.

December 04 2014 5:00 AM

Administrators tacitly assume trans students will do the legwork. Trans students demand that uninformed administrators know how to operate without institutional protocols in place. If the two don't talk, one thing is guaranteed: Trans students lose out.

December 04 2014 4:00 AM

One man who was able to buck the homeless system remembers an inspiring friend who wasn't so fortunate.

December 03 2014 4:00 AM

When Gay Star News published its list of '11 Insanely Hot Men You Will Not Believe Are Trans,' it perpetuated some of the most damaging social messages about trans men's bodies and appearances.

December 02 2014 6:00 AM
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