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.

The Cult star on how the show picks at people's unwillingness to step outside their bubble. 

1 hour 42 min ago

It's nearly three years since the author of Stone Butch Blues left the world, and Riki Wilchins is still grieving. 

September 25 2017 6:21 AM

The famed lesbian's fascinating life is retold in the new documentary Chavela.

September 25 2017 5:03 AM

The Education Secretary has made it more difficult for sexual assault survivors to prove they've been raped. 

September 22 2017 3:15 PM

The tennis legend put her reputation on the line for women's equality, but she's always been an intersectional force. 

September 22 2017 12:02 PM

For someone who doesn't play by society's sexual rules, the secret to happiness is living in the present.

September 22 2017 5:03 AM
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