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.

With marriage equality resolution approaching, let's turn our eyes to how public attitudes fueling antitrans 'bathroom bills' have serious implications for all LGBT people.

March 18 2015 7:00 AM

Religious exemption laws and the dismissive attitude toward federal law are setting up seriously scary precedents.

March 18 2015 5:00 AM

Industry standards discourage journalists from reporting details on suicide, but silencing the final words of trans people is more likely to contribute to erasure than contagion.

March 17 2015 10:00 AM

A trailblazing female rabbi says that all faiths need to not just accept gays, they need to embrace them.

March 17 2015 8:30 AM

National LGBTQ Task Force Action Fund executive director Rea Carey says we can no longer tolerate the financial inequality that queer women face.

March 17 2015 7:00 AM

All parents have a responsibility to teach their children tolerance and respect, instead of hiding from the world's diversity.

March 16 2015 6:00 AM

Though pigeonholed as cowards, out gay men may have been battle-tested in ways others can’t imagine.

March 16 2015 4:00 AM
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