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 actress and politician now seems comfortable with the b word, but so many others don't.

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Haley Videckis and Layana White went from student athletes to pioneering plaintiffs, and in the process changed the country for the better.

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The out tennis icon and her partner bought an undisclosed percentage of the baseball team.

September 22 2018 8:28 PM

When college student Mollie Tibbetts was killed, some blamed immigrants. The real cause may be toxic masculinity — which perpetuates violence and homophobia. 

September 20 2018 5:36 AM

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
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