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 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

The women on the U.S. national team are asking for more than money. They want equal benefits and access to marketing on par with male hockey players. 

March 20 2017 3:31 PM

Today's woman you should know in honor of Women's History Month — director Dorothy Arzner. 

March 20 2017 2:13 PM

This week's woman you should know: the founder of the first U.S. lesbian publication.

March 19 2017 11:42 AM
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