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.

Same-sex married couples now have a few more options on how to take their Social Security benefits.

February 16 2015 11:00 AM

No matter how many times you tell the woman you love she's beautiful, the message has already been blurred so many times that the words might not get through.

February 13 2015 7:00 AM

Some might be ready to rest on their laurels with a Supreme Court hearing this spring concerning marriage equality, but now is not the time to quit.

February 13 2015 4:00 AM

Two wedding photographers noticed an absence of LGBT-friendly messaging at a wedding expo. Here's why that's harmful.

February 12 2015 8:00 AM

The hit show challenges hip-hop’s gay haters, but pop stars are actually revered for being gay, bisexual, or androgynous.

February 11 2015 8:00 AM Updated

The researchers behind a groundbreaking new study on trans youth says data can help dismantle societal discrimination.

February 11 2015 6:02 AM

My child is a member of the first generation of kids allowed to live transgender lives from a very young age. Until now, we parents have been making it up as we go along.

February 11 2015 6:01 AM
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