Commentary

Read the latest commentary from The Advocate, the leading source for LGBT news and politics. Discover what public figures and pundits have to say about LGBT issues and topics that touch the lives of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community and its allies. Find op-eds from columnists like HIV activist Tyler Curry or Advocate.com editors Neal Broverman and Jase Peeples. When the experts weigh in on the latest developments in the LGBT rights movement, they do so at The Advocate.

LGBT people must stand up not only for their rights but those of immigrants and other marginalized people, says San Diego Pride executive director Fernando Z. Lopez.

July 13 2018 8:19 AM

Andrés Manuel López Obrador has been compared to Bernie Sanders, but that's a reductive narrative.

July 13 2018 6:45 AM

The straight male world has convinced young women the l word is a slur.  

July 13 2018 5:45 AM

A recent article that stated condoms are the answer to everything missed the mark, writes Liz Thompson of Howard Brown Health Center.

July 12 2018 4:47 PM

Forget the mild-mannered facade, Trump's SCOTUS nominee is dangerous, writes Shannon Minter of the National Center for Lesbian Rights.

July 12 2018 5:34 AM

Queer fathers are often asked by strangers about "Mom's day off" — many turn it into a teachable moment.

July 11 2018 6:37 AM

Journalists like Jesse Singal — who wrote a much-derided story on transgender children — need a warning label at the very least, Brynn Tannehill says.

July 11 2018 5:50 AM
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