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.

President Obama met with President-elect Donald Trump today to discuss the transition of power.

November 10 2016 4:43 PM

Charles Blow says today marks the start of a new, unrelenting pressure that America must put on Trump.

November 10 2016 4:30 PM

Demonstrators marched in several cities including New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, Portland, Phoenix and outside the White House, as well as in London and Manila. 

November 10 2016 2:51 PM

A group of men smashed a beer bottle on his face. He now has five staples on the top of his head.

November 10 2016 1:25 PM

The right-wing National Organization for Marriage spelled out its wish list for a Trump presidency on Tuesday.

November 10 2016 12:55 PM

This isn't a time to rally around President Trump; it's time to rally for our rights.

November 10 2016 6:22 AM
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