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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.

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

Lindsey Creel and Brie Grimes made local history in Tallahassee.

May 04 2016 2:45 PM

Just a few weeks after the sports network fired baseball analyst Curt Schilling for a transphobic social media post, ESPN is welcoming the out soccer star to its fold.

May 04 2016 1:36 PM

Helen Russell and Brooke McDonnell's Equator Coffee just became the first LGBT-owned company to be named the nation's Small Business of the Year. The ladies share the secret of their success and how they deal with homophobia at work.

May 04 2016 6:37 AM
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