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 video, titled "Loved Ones," comes from the Democratic National Convention.

August 14 2016 11:09 AM

The Republican presidential candidate attended an anti-LGBT rally held 10 miles from the memorial.

August 13 2016 2:55 AM

The Florida senator opposes LGBT rights and yet lectures Christians for judging LGBT Americans.

August 13 2016 2:09 AM

Organizers of the Disarm Hate rally expect as many as 10,000 people to attend, but few national leaders of the two causes.

August 12 2016 3:31 PM

The Republican candidate for president referenced the Pulse shooting in his speech.

August 12 2016 2:11 PM

The LGBT community is fuming that the American Renewal Project is hosting its gathering — with Trump and Rubio in attendance — in the same city where 49 people were murdered at a gay nightclub weeks earlier. 

August 11 2016 4:57 PM Updated
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