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.

The recently appointed host of 1A hopes to cut through the static of the political news cycle and bring diverse perspectives to public radio. 

May 22 2017 5:41 AM

Dozens of students, some in rainbow regalia, walked out to protest his hateful policies.

May 21 2017 7:00 PM

The CNN host apologized for a toilet-themed remark he made to Trump apologist Jeffrey Lord.

May 21 2017 3:34 PM

Saturday Night Live closed its season by signaling the possible end of the reign of Donald Trump. 

May 21 2017 12:10 PM

If Trump does the world a favor and resigns, life won't magically turn into sunshine and rainbows — certainly not for LGBT people.

May 20 2017 3:21 PM

Are we near the end of this nightmare?

May 19 2017 2:50 PM
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