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.

Four women explain why they prefer Donald Trump even after hearing of his misogyny and groping: "The media is lying." And, for balance, one dude mansplains it all to us. 

October 13 2016 1:27 PM

Comedy Central is winning praise for its far more accurate portrayal of the Stonewall riots, starring trans actresses Alexandra Grey as Marsha P. Johnson and Trace Lysette as Sylvia Rivera.

October 13 2016 12:13 PM

It would be amusingly ironic if it wasn't so heart-wrenchingly horrible.

October 12 2016 7:01 AM

The law professor who accused Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas of sexual harassment when he was a nominee noted something absent from the media's fascination with that vulgar video.

October 11 2016 4:49 PM

We can finally say "pussy" thanks to a misogynist. 

3:41 PM

Just minutes before Donald Trump was asked during the second presidential debate about a vulgar video from 2005, the other man in that tape has been yanked off the air.

October 09 2016 11:00 PM

The mayor of New York dances around the latest scandal ensaring Donald Trump's presidential candidacy, in which he was caught using profane and sexually aggressive language towards women.

October 09 2016 6:38 PM
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