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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.

The groundbreaking trans actress and activist made our "Women of the Year" list. 

May 27 2020 5:00 AM

Alice Wu, the writer/director of Saving Face, returns 15 years later with her second film, The Half of It. 

May 27 2020 4:39 AM

Daritza Araya and Alexandra Quirós (pictured) were married shortly after midnight on Tuesday when marriage equality became the law of the land. 

May 26 2020 5:54 PM

The affable comedian made our "Women of the Year" list. 

May 26 2020 1:58 PM

The former Democratic candidate for POTUS is also one of our "Women of the Year." 

May 26 2020 1:48 PM

Rebecca Gavilanez-Alectus was found dead in the New Jersey home she shared with her wife. 

May 23 2020 6:44 PM

Charmaine McGuffey defeated her former boss in the Democratic primary, and now she's ready to take on a Republican in November.

May 22 2020 6:39 PM