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.

An actor in a new puppet-based video series for students says storytelling is how we'll break down the gender norms that hold us all back.

April 18 2017 5:25 AM

Our zero-experience Education secretary just made it harder for students and easier for student loan companies. Here's how to respond.

April 17 2017 6:34 AM

The next generation of HIV activists may be the ones who finally end the pandemic for good.

April 17 2017 6:15 AM

Defunding the organization would greatly reduce access to health care, endangering women and children, writes Reay Earhart.

April 14 2017 6:33 AM

Many assumed that the march of time would take care of racism, homophobia, transphobia, and misogyny. If only it were that simple.

April 14 2017 5:47 AM

The Golden State is trying to help its poorest citizens. The other 49 need to take heed.

April 14 2017 5:33 AM

Before a trans contestant was outed by a gay man on Survivor, Andrew Sullivan insinuated that trans people are capricious with their identities. Enough is enough, writes Riki Wilchins.

April 14 2017 5:03 AM
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