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.

LGBT activist Steve Harris says his friendship with a gay Republican made him a target.

February 17 2017 5:18 AM

A new 60-second film by the ONE Campaign explores how women are kept in the cycle of poverty with a single word.

February 16 2017 7:48 PM

The horror mastermind is bringing our sentiments to life for his upcoming season.

February 16 2017 7:19 PM

Immigrants around the U.S. stayed home from work and school on Thursday to defy Trump and demonstrate how important they are to America's working economy.

February 16 2017 5:24 PM

Acosta's record initially appears uncontroversial, but activists say it must be scrutinized.

February 16 2017 2:48 PM

Bad news is coming at the White House bigly.

February 16 2017 2:24 PM

Hecklers took aim at David Friedman, the nominee for ambassador to Israel, during a hearing at which he apologized for comparing liberal American Jews to Jews who aided the Nazis in the Holocaust.

February 16 2017 2:12 PM
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