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 new hotel is a focus of protests in D.C.

January 16 2017 12:12 PM

"Jackie is singing for our country," says Jackie Evancho's transgender sister, Juliet.

January 15 2017 6:27 PM

“I hope to just kind of make everyone forget about rivals and politics for a second and just think about America and the pretty song that I’m singing. I hope I can bring people together."

January 15 2017 6:18 PM

The gay transphobe and the alleged pharma fraud were chased out of the University of California, Davis.

January 14 2017 3:19 PM

The Georgia congressman (pictured, right) said the president-elect was "illegitimate." Trump responded by belittling the civil rights icon. To quote Trump, "Wrong!"

January 14 2017 2:26 PM

One of the original Dreamgirls shocked and saddened her fans when she signed on to sing at Friday's inauguration. Thankfully, she had a change of heart.

January 14 2017 11:42 AM
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