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Politics

In Politics, The Advocate presents the latest news about the political world. From Supreme Court rulings to state and federal laws, we report on how politics shapes the day-to-day realities faced by members of the gay community. Read about LGBT leaders like Brian Sims and Tammy Baldwin, and their work to advance the LGBT rights movement in the United States and around the world. Learn about legislation related to same-sex marriage, adoption, and other issues in gay politics that will impact the lives of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender Americans.

Hundreds of people rallied outside of the Los Angeles Police Department headquarters Tuesday.

July 14 2016 7:41 AM

The former congressman testified this week against the proposed First Amendment Defense Act, another assault on LGBT rights. Read Frank's glorious rebuke here.

July 14 2016 5:49 AM

There are too many parallels to ignore between the Germany of the 1920s and many Western nations of today, writes Jack Flanagan.

July 14 2016 5:22 AM

The former president seemed inappropriately gleeful at one point.

July 13 2016 4:26 PM

After their war of words, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee tweeted that the Justice made "very dumb political statements about me. Her mind is shot - resign!"

July 13 2016 3:16 PM

Talking about racism on Grindr is apparently grounds for losing your university's funding.

July 13 2016 10:38 AM
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