Women

In The Advocate’s Women section, readers can find out the latest news and updates that are important to lesbian, bisexual, and transgender women. Discover articles related to politics, arts and entertainment, health, parenting, business, travel, and more. Find out about women from all spheres of influence who are working toward advancing the LGBT rights movement like Tammy Baldwin, Guinevere Turner, Gloria Steinem, Ellen Page, Laverne Cox, and Diana Nyad. Watch videos, read articles, and stay up-to-date on all issues related to gay women.

Eighteen-year-old Telizza was surprised when her online friendship with Shai turned romantic. In this exclusive clip from the reality show Catfish, Telizza comes out in advance of meeting Shai. Watch the episode on MTV on Wednesday at 8 p.m. Eastern.

March 22 2017 1:08 PM

Today's woman to know for Women's History Month: lesbian cabaret singer Claire Waldoff.

March 22 2017 6:24 AM

The president would love to placate his supporters by turning back the clock, writes NARAL's Rebecca Hart Holder. That's why we must fend off any attack on reproductive or marriage rights.

March 22 2017 5:05 AM

The Independent Women's Forum will hand an award to Mike Pence at a Wednesday event for his efforts to "create a more dynamic and innovative work world" for women. 

March 21 2017 6:08 PM

The political protest is meant to illustrate the increasing oppressive restrictions on women's reproductive rights in the state.

March 21 2017 5:03 PM

Today's woman you should know: Oscar Wilde's lesbian niece. 

March 21 2017 12:22 PM

Confirmation hearings for Trump's Supreme Court pick Neil Gorsuch began Monday amid a dispute about his attitude toward women and maternity leave. 

March 20 2017 6:48 PM
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