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.

Our failing president admires Putin's way of doing things, including targeting LGBT people for discrimination.

July 31 2017 5:04 AM

We saw a character on Insecure do it — is "code-switching" practical or cowardly? Sampson McCormick shares his experience.

July 28 2017 3:28 PM

Recent battles over the rainbow flag and the Star of David have exposed long-simmering biases.

July 28 2017 1:38 PM

Donald Trump maybe be ginning up transphobia to save his imploding presidency, but he's actually to the right of many Republicans on the issue.

July 27 2017 5:57 AM

For the last time, Donald Trump is not an LGBT ally.

July 26 2017 3:40 PM

This trans vet has a message for the alleged draft dodger.

July 26 2017 2:33 PM

The Boy Scouts of America's embrace of a wannabe king is just its latest disaster.

July 26 2017 6:29 AM
1