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.

Vukmir, an evangelical Christian with a record of working against LGBTQ safety and equality, will run against the state's lesbian incumbent senator. 

August 15 2018 3:44 PM

Feminists are defending lesbian scholar Avital Ronell, who an NYU student claims forced herself into his bed and made unwanted advances.

August 15 2018 3:12 PM

Donald Trump called former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman a "dog" and a "lowlife," and the racism and misogyny did not go unnoticed. 

August 14 2018 6:06 PM

Years after being sexually assaulted, Erica M. Hart asked the perpetrator if he wanted to discuss what happened — on tape. He agreed.

August 14 2018 6:06 AM

The former Gossip frontwoman has an album, a movie, and a tour with Sam Smith. But Ditto is as angry and confused by Trump as any other queer.

August 14 2018 4:05 AM

Chandler came out to her future-wife on their third date — they've now been together for 23 years.

August 13 2018 4:58 PM
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