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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.

Rivera's portrayal of Santana touched millions of LGBTQ+ people. 

12:27 AM

Read about a 19th-century affair in this excerpt of Lady Romeo: The Radical and Revolutionary Life of Charlotte Cushman, America's First Celebrity.

July 12 2020 2:18 PM

The show's female love story is a blueprint for future TV and film storylines.

July 10 2020 2:41 PM

Officials continue to search for the actress.

July 09 2020 12:50 PM Updated

Follow the Boston Renegades as they balance their day jobs with the sport they love. 

July 01 2020 8:03 PM

Two lesbian feminist activists talk about why it's important to denounce trans-exclusionary language.

July 01 2020 2:21 PM