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.

If politics forces the closure of the Clinton Foundation, the flow of lifesaving HIV meds will abruptly end. 

September 02 2016 5:03 AM

Writer Amanda Kerri is less disturbed about a cisgender actor playing a transgender character and more upset by how over-the-top — and generally bad — cinematic portrayals of trans people are.

September 01 2016 3:20 PM

The popular app marketed itself at the Games and welcomed a huge audience of gay and bi men. It also encountered local models scared to be publicly associated with a gay product.

September 01 2016 5:07 AM

The right wing is pushing a study that isn't based in sound science, says famed geneticist Dean Hamer.

August 29 2016 2:21 PM

Fox News and Breitbart peddled animus, and now they've given us Donald Trump.

August 29 2016 1:05 PM

The famous "dream" is still not a reality for many Americans. 

August 28 2016 6:29 PM
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