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.

Marine Le Pen buried a promise to "replace" same-sex marriage with civil unions in a lengthy pledge document.

February 21 2017 2:40 PM

The NHL has designated February as Hockey Is for Everyone Month and invited Fatima Al Ali to show her skills on the ice. 

February 21 2017 12:55 PM

Norma McCorvey was a complicated figure in the decades-long abortion wars.

February 18 2017 3:08 PM

Director So Yong Kim's indie feature stars Riley Keough and Jena Malone as women whose abiding love blurs the lines of friendship. And it's both timeless and very much of the moment. 

February 17 2017 5:55 PM

A new 60-second film by the ONE Campaign explores how women are kept in the cycle of poverty with a single word.

February 16 2017 7:48 PM

HBO had to find someone else for its live panel discussion Friday night after Jeremy Scahill of The Intercept backed out, over his objection to the booking of the controversial out Breitbart editor. 

February 15 2017 10:10 PM
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