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.

Just a few weeks after the sports network fired baseball analyst Curt Schilling for a transphobic social media post, ESPN is welcoming the out soccer star to its fold.

May 04 2016 1:36 PM

Helen Russell and Brooke McDonnell's Equator Coffee just became the first LGBT-owned company to be named the nation's Small Business of the Year. The ladies share the secret of their success and how they deal with homophobia at work.

May 04 2016 6:37 AM

Students at the school support the lesbian couple's efforts to get school policy changed to make it possible to elect a prom queen and queen. 

April 28 2016 4:45 PM

Was a lesbian couple’s imprisonment the matter of a bungled drug trial or homophobia?

April 27 2016 5:06 AM

Writers of New Girl, Difficult People, Fresh Off the Boat, and Being Mary Jane discuss what kinds of characters they'd like to see on television.

5:01 AM

The lack of women helming big-budget movies is due to Hollywood’s long-term “neglect,” and female executives have been part of the problem, says the out filmmaker.

April 21 2016 3:24 PM
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