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.

Christian A. Brown is not a victim, he's a survivor.
 

October 19 2017 5:25 AM

Transgender activist Ashlee Marie Preston says it's not only wrong to give an award to the Trump supporter — as St. John's Well Child & Family Center plans to do — it is downright insulting.

October 18 2017 6:12 AM Updated

A commentary in USA Today claimed most gay bars are sweaty sex dens where nonconsensual groping is rampant, akin to Harvey Weinstein's hotel room. Which bars does this op-ed writer frequent? 

October 18 2017 5:07 AM

When a major star played an unapologetically lesbian role with a glamorous young actress as the object of her affection, it was a boon to representation, writes Spencer Jones. 

October 17 2017 6:33 AM

Rose McGowan has helped take a big chunk out of the patriarchy, which imprisons us all.

October 17 2017 6:15 AM

Actress Rose McGowan is helping demonstrate that women (and men) don't capriciously make up stories of abuse and harassment. But will Harvey Weinstein's crimes be soon forgotten like those alleged of our president?

October 16 2017 1:43 PM

In lieu of our government banning workplace discrimination, the United Nations recently offered some suggestions for companies to take the lead.

October 16 2017 5:45 AM
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