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.

Showcasing LGBT pride in a place like Odessa, Ukraine, requires no shortage of courage and grit.

August 17 2016 5:06 AM

A sports controversy at the Mormons' flagship university may make the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints choose between homophobia and millions of dollars.

August 16 2016 5:52 AM

She's only two and a half, but gay dad Brian Andersen is still traumatized by his child's warm feelings for the presidential candidate.

August 16 2016 5:29 AM

The ugliness in Rio demonstrates the insidious nature of homophobia in sports, writes British activist Lindsay England.

August 16 2016 5:04 AM

Our mental and physical health can’t afford a Trump presidency, argues Boston-area LGBT public health advocate D.A. Steward.

August 15 2016 1:51 PM

Businesswoman and activist Michaela Mendelsohn is appalled by Bill Maher's complete lack of empathy toward the trans struggle.

August 15 2016 5:03 AM

The Trevor Project's Abbe Land on the troubling new numbers from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

August 12 2016 1:06 PM
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