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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.

Despite what Chris Christie thinks, securing pay equity for women isn't unfriendly to business — but it is hostile to women, says Beth Shipp, the executive director of LPAC, the lesbian super PAC. 

May 09 2016 5:39 AM

A family with two parents and a mother raising a transgender son were among the stories showcased in the brand's #HowWeFamily campaign.

May 08 2016 3:23 PM

The president said mothers "regardless of sexual orientation, gender identity, or marital status" create "a better and brighter future for their children."

May 08 2016 1:27 PM

Two dudes in Denver have formed a PAC aimed at dissuading white straight men from standing in the way of non-white, female and LGBT political candidates.

May 06 2016 1:22 PM

In this excerpt from lesbian supermodel Patricia Velasquez's memoir, she details her dramatic coming out to her Venezuelan mother.

May 06 2016 6:34 AM

This transgender woman got a crash course in parenting when she learned she had a 15-year-old daughter. But what the teenager taught her mom was even more profound.

May 06 2016 5:20 AM
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