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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.

Ghostbusters star Leslie Jones received a barrage of racist tweets Tuesday, behavior egged on by Breitbart's Milo Yiannapolous. 

July 20 2016 10:16 AM Updated

Marina Rice Bader, director of the Outfest lesbian feature Ava's Impossible Things, on the importance of female voices in film.

July 13 2016 5:09 AM

What happens when men try to live up to the Photoshop standards expected of women? 

July 12 2016 6:57 PM

If there’s one thing we can learn from the tragedy at Orlando’s Pulse nightclub, it’s to “dance anyway,” says the out singer-songwriter. 

July 12 2016 6:21 AM Updated

Ieshia Evans, 35, is a nurse practitioner and a mom to a 5-year-old boy, who posted on Facebook upon her release from jail: "This is the work of God."

July 11 2016 6:35 PM

After former anchor Gretchen Carlson dropped a sexual harassment lawsuit on Fox News CEO Roger Ailes, at least a dozen women have come forward with similar claims. Ailes's future, along with his brand of incendiary, often homophobic coverage, now hang in the balance.

July 10 2016 3:18 PM
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