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.

GLSEN's Camille Beredjick says Friday's Day of Silence is not just shutting up, it's standing up.

April 15 2016 4:43 AM

It's easy to dismiss everything below the Mason-Dixon Line. It's harder and more necessary to actually help people in this troubled part of the world.

April 14 2016 6:23 AM

The legislative attacks on LGBT equality and reproductive rights are a coordinated offensive, say former Texas Sen. Wendy Davis and LPAC executive director Beth Shipp.

April 14 2016 6:04 AM

Appreciating and lamenting the influence of a porn king.

April 13 2016 5:21 AM

The producers of Broadway's newest hit, Disaster!, discuss why the Me Decade is worth revisiting.

April 13 2016 5:01 AM

A transgender woman in Asheville reflects on the marked shift she’s felt in her life since North Carolina passed its sweeping anti-LGBT legislation. 

April 12 2016 5:44 AM

Tennessee's "hate bill" is completely unnecessary and will put vulnerable people in harm's way.

April 11 2016 6:07 AM
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