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 International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia approaches, we face a deadly threat.

May 15 2017 5:02 AM

The president was grandstanding with right-wingers when he signed his toothless "religious freedom" order, but he could kill millions with Trumpcare.

May 11 2017 5:41 AM

Out musician Susan Surftone operated in the boys' club of the FBI. She's no fan of James Comey but knows his Trump-chosen replacement will likely be beholden to his boss and not true justice.

May 11 2017 5:02 AM

It's nice to imagine we don't need large companies to underwrite our celebrations, but those who organize Pride events know their help is a necessity.

May 10 2017 5:10 AM

Discrimination runs rampant on the most popular gay hookup app. Writer Lenny Gerard informs fellow users he won't accept stereotyping and wants you to do the same.

May 09 2017 5:54 AM

Mel Wymore, the first out trans candidate for New York City Council, touts "the power of local elections."

May 08 2017 5:01 AM

Joseph Baken escaped his small-minded town in Montana. His new web series, Ding Dongs, is for the Mormon man he left behind.

May 05 2017 5:23 AM
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