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.

A gay Texas college student dons a wig and tight shorts to spoof the ridiculous antics of Donald Trump.

9:21 AM

Find out why the Human Rights Campaign, National Center for Lesbian Rights, and the Southern Poverty Law Center are asking the Federal Trade Commission to step in and end 'ex-gay' therapy. 

3:14 AM

Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton tout their economic plans, while Clinton gets a question on Beyoncé and Sanders muses about psychoanalyzing Donald Trump.

2:13 AM

The business tycoon was widely predicted to win the state.

12:42 AM

A nationwide demonstration at dozens of Apple stores organized by a digital privacy rights group targeted the Federal Bureau of Investigation, including at its own headquarters.

12:01 AM

They object to allowing transgender people to use the restrooms matching their gender identity — their true gender.
 

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