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.

Why missing the gay Super Bowl may be worth it.

January 21 2016 7:14 AM

Diversity is important, but why do we place so much emphasis on what the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences thinks?

January 20 2016 7:34 AM

Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith may not force the Academy Awards to reflect the nation's diversity, but Cate Blanchett, Matt Damon, George Clooney, and the white establishment might.

January 20 2016 6:01 AM

Systemic inequities, which are finally changing, still meant a disadvantaged life now for many LGBT seniors.

January 19 2016 7:37 AM

The words of Barry Humphries, a.k.a. Dame Edna, on transgender women reflect a disturbing ignorance.

January 19 2016 7:03 AM

Martin Luther King Jr. was never given the opportunity to be an advocate for his LGBT brothers and sisters, writes Rev. Irene Monroe.

January 18 2016 6:01 AM
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