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.

Confirmation hearings for Trump's Supreme Court pick Neil Gorsuch began Monday amid a dispute about his attitude toward women and maternity leave. 

March 20 2017 6:48 PM

The women on the U.S. national team are asking for more than money. They want equal benefits and access to marketing on par with male hockey players. 

March 20 2017 3:31 PM

Today's woman you should know in honor of Women's History Month — director Dorothy Arzner. 

March 20 2017 2:13 PM

This week's woman you should know: the founder of the first U.S. lesbian publication.

March 19 2017 11:42 AM

To mark Women's History Month, The Advocate will feature a different queer woman from history each day. Today we feature celebrity journalist Nancy Spain. 

March 18 2017 10:26 AM

It should not come as a surprise that Donald Trump, a man famous for his misogynist rhetoric, sent two antiwomen groups, one known as a hate group, to an international conference on the status of women. 

March 17 2017 8:06 PM

To mark Women's History Month, The Advocate will feature a different queer woman from history each day. Today we remember novelist, playwright, and lover of many famous women, Mercedes De Acosta. 

March 17 2017 7:36 AM
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