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.

As long as the entertainment industry cravenly appeals to straight men, less-than-feminine women will rarely see their stories on screen.

July 17 2015 11:25 AM

Boys Do Cry: An out trans Army sergeant shares his story of childhood pain so that others do not feel alone.

July 17 2015 11:18 AM

Now that we've won marriage equality across the country, it's time to tackle the next important question: Who gets the credit?

July 16 2015 8:00 AM

Boys Do Cry: Trans men not feeling able to talk about experiences of transphobia contributes to a terrifying mental health crisis.

July 16 2015 6:00 AM

The president of the Utah Pride Center says we should be greeting the Mormon Church's slow embrace of LGBT people with appreciation, not scorn.

July 15 2015 5:01 PM

Boys Do Cry: One survivor's story helps illuminate the unique pressures that often keep transmasculine people quiet about intimate partner violence.

July 15 2015 5:00 AM

Rather than ignore the centuries-long relationship between sex work and queer liberation, we should embrace it, writes editor at large Diane Anderson-Minshall.

July 15 2015 4:00 AM
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