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.

The Women's March is bringing hundreds of thousands to Washington, D.C. But it's not feminism per se that's calling this social worker there.

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A queer Latinx woman on what's compelling her to attend Saturday's historic Women's March. 

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An executive with the Brooklyn Nets tells us the very personal reasons she wanted to establish the team's Pride Night.

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And to strengthen everyone's resolve to fight Donald Trump, writes Laura Mandanas.

January 18 2017 4:42 AM

Bookish lesbians found one another in the queer bookstores of an earlier era — and they also discovered community there. 

January 11 2017 5:20 AM

In his emotional farewell address, President Obama saluted the military, the First Lady and his own accomplishments, and made mention of both transgender Americans and LGBT rights. Part 4 of 4.

January 11 2017 12:34 AM

Agitated but compliant, the senator answered Sen. Patrick Leahy's question about Trump's 2005 "grab them by the pussy" claim, and whether such actions would be unlawful without a woman's consent.

January 10 2017 8:10 PM
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