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 Sunshine State remains one of the biggest without such a law, but this year backers are feeling hopeful.

February 16 2017 4:30 AM

HBO had to find someone else for its live panel discussion Friday night after Jeremy Scahill of The Intercept backed out, over his objection to the booking of the controversial out Breitbart editor. 

February 15 2017 10:10 PM

The co-owner of a drag show and restaurant was reportedly attacked for being gay.

February 15 2017 3:41 PM

Since Flynn had dogged Clinton with allegations of being untruthful, a former top aide tweeted this reference to "Pizzagate:" "What goes around COMETS around" and a link to jobs at Domino's Pizza.

February 14 2017 9:42 PM

Felix Kjellberg, creator of the character PewDiePie, was found to have posted anti-Semitic videos.

February 14 2017 9:12 PM
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