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.

The legislative attacks on LGBT equality and reproductive rights are a coordinated offensive, say former Texas Sen. Wendy Davis and LPAC executive director Beth Shipp.

April 14 2016 6:04 AM

In 2016 women still earn an average of 78% as men. Here are nine things that can be done right now to close the wage gap with the utimate goal of finally achieving pay equality in the workplace.

April 13 2016 12:32 PM

"We are drawn to fantasy over reality, and often are in love with an idea of a situation rather than the reality of it," Ruby Rose told Galore magazine.

April 11 2016 7:36 PM

Planned episodes for the new television series will report on violence in the Congo, sexual assault within the U.S. military, and extremism in Pakistan.

April 11 2016 3:23 PM

During an interview with Page Six, the Girls creator said that Hillary Clinton is campaigning against a set of odds that none of the other male candidates could even imagine.

April 11 2016 2:44 PM
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