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.

It's buzzing all over the internet, especially since Larry Wilmore made it a running gag in his routine at the White House Correspondents Dinner over the weekend.

May 02 2016 4:52 PM

The hate group is sending cisgender men into women's restooms after the retail chain stood by its trans-supportive bathroom policy.

May 02 2016 4:33 PM

The U.S. Attorney General called the issue a matter of "funadmental fairness."

May 02 2016 12:02 PM

The Republican candidate said it's 'common sense' to pass legislation that forbids trans people from using bathrooms that correspond with their gender identity.

May 01 2016 1:44 PM

The president had the last laugh at the annual event from the White House Correspondents' Association.

May 01 2016 12:47 PM
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