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.

Former congressman Barney Frank is sticking by the decision to exclude transgender workers from protection under ENDA in 2007. Here's why that's still problematic.

October 01 2014 4:00 AM

Even committed progressives should understand why the Republican Party needs LGBT voters and why LGBT voters need the Republican Party.

September 30 2014 5:00 AM

Here's one way everyone on the Internet could band together against HIV, without doing much at all.

September 30 2014 4:00 AM

Michelle Garcia is among this year's distinguished lineup of '20 in Their 20s' honorees.

September 29 2014 4:30 PM

I thought tech would be a progressive place to work as a trans woman. It isn't — but it doesn't have to stay this way.

September 29 2014 5:00 AM

HIV is still a crisis, says Rep. Barbara Lee, but an AIDS-free generation is in sight.

1:27 PM

The stats on reducing HIV in the United States have barely changed in the last 15 years, and in some areas, it's gotten worse. It's time for a reality check.

September 26 2014 6:01 AM
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