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.

An HIV-positive heroine — what a concept.  

March 10 2016 2:01 PM

Transgender Army reservist Kendall Oliver was refused a haircut twice at a California barbershop, because the owner says his religion forbids him to cut women's hair.

March 10 2016 1:43 PM

This author of pulp fiction, mystery, and YA literature forever changed perceptions of same-sex love and desire.

March 10 2016 7:08 AM

Things are getting better, but not fast enough, writes Jennifer Sherwood of amfAR.

March 10 2016 5:30 AM

When pro-LGBT values and principles get in the way of a media market worth billions, a queer faith and social justice organizer learns they’re easily cast aside.

March 10 2016 5:14 AM
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