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 an op-ed for The Washington Post, King praised Serena Williams for standing up to tennis's double standard that unfairly punishes women of color. 

September 10 2018 4:04 PM

In this new series, we ask queer thinkers about the most consequential midterms ever. Here, writer and comedian Sara Benincasa on getting out the vote.

September 10 2018 4:32 AM

The film about the groundbreaking writers and lovers Virginia Woolf and Vita Sackville-West premieres at the Toronto International Film Festival this week. 

September 09 2018 10:26 AM

The out screenwriter of the lesbian-themed Carol will direct Gemma Arterton as the famed British singer. 

September 06 2018 7:18 PM

Desiree Akhavan addressed bi erasure while promoting her upcoming comedy The Bisexual.

September 05 2018 5:06 PM

In an upset victory, the Boston city councilor unseated a longtime Massachusetts congressman.  

September 05 2018 3:41 PM