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.

In her new memoir, You Can't Buy Love, Carol Anderson writes of growing up gay — and fundamentalist — in the 1960s and trying to establish a queer family a decade later. Read an exclusive excerpt below.

October 19 2017 5:02 AM

The toy company has made a figurine set depicting female astronauts and space pioneers.

October 18 2017 3:30 PM

The Republican transgender celebrity will no longer be receiving an award from St. John's Well Child & Family Center, after a petition called for the honor to be revoked.

October 18 2017 1:23 PM Updated

Transgender activist Ashlee Marie Preston says it's not only wrong to give an award to the Trump supporter — as St. John's Well Child & Family Center plans to do — it is downright insulting.

October 18 2017 6:12 AM Updated

Plenty of queer people are saying, "Me too."

October 17 2017 8:30 PM

Roy Price was suspended after producer Isa Hackett gave an interview about the incident last week, and now he's resigned.

October 17 2017 7:51 PM

Rose McGowan has helped take a big chunk out of the patriarchy, which imprisons us all.

October 17 2017 6:15 AM
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