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 offensive banner, which some called a manifestation of rape culture, was hung near campus.

August 25 2016 7:47 PM

The New York Times said Rykiel "created chic ready-to-wear clothes that caught on around the world with generations of women on the go." She was 86. 

August 25 2016 11:10 AM

Rachel Maddow took on Donald Trump's campaign manager, Kellyanne Conway, in a lengthy and substantive interview on Wednesday.

August 25 2016 3:03 AM

Hawaii has been named by WalletHub the best state to live in for women’s equality, but women there still earn 17 cents less than a man. 

August 25 2016 2:14 AM

Jones had recently been subjected to intense racist and sexist cyberbullying surrounding the release of her recent movie Ghostbusters. 

August 24 2016 5:04 PM Updated

It's hard to listen to this song without tearing up. 

4:26 PM

More than two years after the mayor of Latta, S.C. fired her as police chief because she's a lesbian, Crystal Moore is back and running for sheriff. 

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