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.

Ela Thier's new film Tomorrow Ever After offers imaginative and heartfelt observations illustrating how someone in the 26th-century might view today's society. We sat down with the filmmaker to discuss the past, present, and future.

April 18 2017 6:01 AM

"We're going to support everything from LGBT to women's rights, more women directors, and the National Endowment of the Arts," Weinstein told The Hollywood Reporter.

April 17 2017 8:35 PM

Kathrine Switzer, an inspiration for women in running, was an honorary starter in this year's race. 

April 17 2017 3:58 PM

The tech giant has refused for a second year in a row to release data about any inequity in its pay practices.

April 16 2017 6:09 PM

Defunding the organization would greatly reduce access to health care, endangering women and children, writes Reay Earhart.

April 14 2017 6:33 AM

The NoVo Foundation, founded by the youngest son and daughter-in-law of billionaire investor Warren Buffett, has unveiled its financial plan for helping minority girls succeed.

April 13 2017 5:53 PM

A clown sketch on last week's Saturday Night Live looked a lot like out comic Tig Notaro's short film.

April 13 2017 5:16 PM
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