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.

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

Get ready for a blast of pure joy.

July 08 2016 1:13 PM

Carlson alleges sexual harassment by Fox News CEO Roger Ailes and morning show co-host, Steve Doocy.

July 06 2016 4:58 PM

A federal court overruled a North Dakota law that had restricted abortion decisions.

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