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 Tonight Show band played some musical resistance to guest Donald Trump when host Jimmy Fallon failed to.

September 19 2016 2:03 PM

Soloway was just one of several celebrities who criticized the Republican nominee.

September 19 2016 11:55 AM

How little we've evolved from the Salem witch trials over 300 years ago.

September 19 2016 5:27 AM

Donald Trump finally admits President Obama was born in the United States but passes the blame for his actions to Hillary Clinton. Twitter wits have something to say about it.

September 16 2016 10:24 PM

LGBT folks and their allies took The Tonight Show host to task for having Trump as a guest.

September 16 2016 7:41 PM

State Rep. Gerald Gay has a record of not showing up himself — but he claims he has better excuses than women do.

September 16 2016 4:01 PM

Trans military veteran Helena Vukovic continues to fight off the battlefield.

September 16 2016 2:39 PM
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