Women

In The Advocate’s Women section, readers can find out the latest news and updates that are important to lesbian, bisexual, and transgender women. Discover articles related to politics, arts and entertainment, health, parenting, business, travel, and more. Find out about women from all spheres of influence who are working toward advancing the LGBT rights movement like Tammy Baldwin, Guinevere Turner, Gloria Steinem, Ellen Page, Laverne Cox, and Diana Nyad. Watch videos, read articles, and stay up-to-date on all issues related to gay women.

A complaint about an unpleasant stay at a hotel in England was met with homophobia, the women say -- but the owner says that's not the case.

September 19 2018 2:21 PM

From the day they're born, women are socialized to protect themselves from and be afraid of men. What can we do to change this?
 

September 17 2018 6:03 AM

Playing 19th-century lovers, Chloë Sevigny and Kristen Stewart take an ax to the patriarchy (literally) in the new film Lizzie

September 14 2018 5:39 PM

Passi discusses the "national crisis" of domestic violence and the need to financially empower survivors. 

September 14 2018 2:29 PM

The songstress revealed how important the inclusive song is to her legacy.

September 14 2018 2:20 PM

The veteran actress speaks to The Advocate about the accuracy in playing a queer, black, female astronaut replaced by Sean Penn's white male commander in 2030.

September 13 2018 3:03 PM

Minorities — whether African-American, trans, or queer — must play by society's rules, or face extreme punishment and ridicule.

September 13 2018 1:30 PM
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