Sunnivie Brydum

Sunnivie is the managing editor of The Advocate, and an award-winning journalist whose passion is covering the politics of equality and elevating the unheard stories of our community. Originally from Colorado, she and her spouse now live in Los Angeles, along with their three fur-children: dogs Luna and Cassie Doodle, and "Meow Button" Tilly.

South Carolina evangelical pastor Mark Burns says he will continue to speak out in favor of "unity" — and Donald Trump for president. 

August 30 2016 3:09 PM Updated

The Democratic presidential nominee’s comprehensive plan calls for treating mental health care in the same fashion as preventive and medical care — especially among at-risk communities (including ours). 

August 29 2016 5:29 PM

The injunction applies only to the transgender students and faculty who filed suit, but the university had already announced it would not enforce the transphobic bathroom provisions of House Bill 2.

7:26 PM

The Texas attorney general’s latest anti-Obama lawsuit claims that trans-affirming health care violates the religious freedom of doctors.

August 24 2016 5:21 PM Updated

The ruling takes issue with how the Obama administration drafted its guidance, and it adheres strongly to a strictly binary understanding of gender. 

August 22 2016 3:04 PM Updated

North Carolina’s anti-LGBT law known as House Bill 2 made the state an unfriendly place to hold the annual NBA All-Star Game, the league said previously. 

August 19 2016 3:06 PM

The death of a transgender woman held in solitary confinement in a Florida men’s prison highlights the dire consequences of so-called protective custody. 

August 18 2016 4:13 PM Updated
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