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.

After her sister died — of an AIDS-related illness, according to People — Patricia Arquette pens a heartfelt message on Facebook.

September 12 2016 7:40 PM

Miss Arkansas took home the crown, but Miss New York gave the most thoughtful answer during the question-and-answer session.

September 12 2016 2:38 PM

Yes, beauty pageants are troublesome. But put aside your cynicism and appreciate the progress of having an out Miss Missouri.

September 09 2016 2:11 PM

The Democratic presidential nominee discussed her past with Humans of New York.

September 08 2016 6:04 PM

Although the 2016 Paralympics will be the last for lesbian wheelchair sprinter Marikee Vervoort, she still has a long bucket list to accomplish before she takes advantage of Belgium's legal euthanasia. 

September 07 2016 10:23 PM

She didn't want him to touch her, so he shot her? 

September 07 2016 4:32 PM
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