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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.

Henrietta Hudson has been a West Village fixture since 1991.

May 05 2020 5:14 PM

Byrne chats with The Advocate about the daunting task of playing Steinem, intersectionality, and the rise of Fox News. 

May 01 2020 1:52 PM

Les Inséparables, written 75 years ago, tells of an intense friendship between Beauvoir and another young woman. 

April 29 2020 8:02 PM

Charmaine McGuffey, who sued Sheriff Jim Neil over her firing, will succeed him in the office if she wins the November general election.

April 29 2020 4:50 PM

The out veteran thespian chats with The Advocate about Killing Eve as a needed diversion from real life. 

6:56 PM

McKinnon's cat Nino is the real star of the sketch. 


April 26 2020 2:06 PM

The Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice says a "return to normal" should not be our goal.

April 26 2020 5:00 AM