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.

An attorney recalls his 30-year-old fight to keep Long Beach, Calif., from canceling the local Pride party.

November 23 2016 5:43 AM

Hillary Clinton had a plan to battle bullying in schools. Now that we live in Trump's America, we must rely on education and technology.

5:52 AM

This holiday may hurt for many of us, but remember the strength of those who really suffered on Thanksgiving.

5:27 AM

Shannon Minter of the National Center for Lesbian Rights sees the future and doesn't see only doom and gloom.

5:09 AM

John Becker was hit with homophobic taunts after Donald Trump's win. Now, he's girding himself for a four-year fight.

November 21 2016 5:54 AM

One gay parent’s take on the horrifying election results and where we go from here.

November 21 2016 5:22 AM

Brave trans teen Gavin Grimm will soon face a conservative-leaning court. Attorney Greg Rolen discusses Gavin's chances at winning rights for all gender-nonconforming youth.

November 21 2016 5:05 AM
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