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.

Aroung 8,000 protestors marched in Los Angeles Saturday.

November 12 2016 5:17 PM

During a call with her campaign staff, the Democratic presidential nominee says Comey hurt her chances to clinch the election.

November 12 2016 5:00 PM

This is the beginning of The Advocate's new column that will keep tabs on the day-by-day resistance movement against Trump.

November 11 2016 9:39 PM

Lorri L. Jean addressed the queer community with a comforting, challenging, and inspiring speech at the Los Angeles LGBT Center in a post-election rally on Wednesday.

November 11 2016 2:47 PM

Trump caused rifts between friends and family even before Election Day. Now what?

November 11 2016 2:33 PM

Longtime activist Robin Tyler sees shades of 1930s Germany in this year's election, but also hope on the horizon.

November 11 2016 11:43 AM

Trump denounced the protests, despite encouraging people to march on Washington against Obama four years earlier.

November 11 2016 11:22 AM
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