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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 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.

And when will Trump pay for his (alleged) assaults? We need to stop whispering about sex crimes and pressure officials to take action.

July 12 2019 1:40 PM

Seeing the doctor can be an exercise in frustration and even humiliation for trans patients, but communication goes a long way.

July 09 2019 5:37 AM

If America will only half-heartedly fight for LGBTQ rights overseas, will the United Nations step up?

July 05 2019 11:54 AM

The actor shares how a reality TV show forced him to confront the truth about his relationship with a woman.

July 04 2019 9:31 AM

Pete Buttigieg said gay men have already occupied the West Wing. Looking at these presidential facts, we'd have to agree.

July 04 2019 8:37 AM

A Pride picnic in Galesburg, Ill., shows that LGBTQ people have made progress in small towns as well as big cities, writes Advocate copy chief and Galesburg native Trudy Ring.

July 03 2019 7:30 AM

Author Silas House recounts how many people like him saw only one way to survive their lives — by starting new ones.

July 03 2019 6:31 AM