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.

Don't get all misty for Pastor Rick Scarborough, who wrote an op-ed explaining that his 'love for homosexuals' is so he can 'offer God's redemption.'

July 01 2015 7:31 PM

The Star Trek legend is having a busy week fighting powerful opponents of marriage equality.

July 01 2015 5:32 PM

Although she's been criticized for her evolving stance on marriage equality, Hillary Clinton's newly released personal emails show she has been supporting LGBT human rights for a while.

July 01 2015 2:22 PM

The billionaire's claim that Mexicans are criminals and rapists has cost him both broadcasting and business exposure, as NBC and Macy's cut ties.

July 01 2015 6:34 AM Updated

The Advocate's news editor on the role of civility in the equality movement. 

July 01 2015 4:30 AM

This may be the year of the hypocrite.

July 01 2015 4:15 AM
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