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 pro-immigration banner was removed by the National Park police an hour later.

1 hour 47 min ago

Jeff Sessions has pushed to lift the guidelines, while Betsy DeVos is opposed, says a New York Times report.

2:14 PM

“In all debates, let truth be thy aim, not victory, or an unjust interest.” 
― William Penn

February 21 2017 9:06 PM

Grace Slick is using profits from Chick-fil-A to generate money for the LGBT organization.

February 21 2017 8:08 PM

The anti-Trump performance art piece has moved to Albuquerque after being prematurely shut down by The Museum of Moving Image in New York.

February 21 2017 7:24 PM

People around the world spent their holiday weekend demonstrating against Trump.

February 21 2017 5:31 PM

President Trump finally denounces attacks on Jewish intsitutions, but it came after his daughter and presidential rival tweeted similar messages.

February 21 2017 2:57 PM