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.

On Tucker Carlson Tonight, Jenner discussed party politics and had a rather tense exchange with the host about whether trans people are capricious about their identity.

April 24 2017 10:38 PM

"The single most important thing I can do," Obama told the crowd, is to "help in any way I can prepare the next generation of leadership to take their own crack at changing the world."

April 24 2017 5:10 PM

"We are marching today to remind people everywhere, our lawmakers especially, the significance of science."

April 24 2017 4:25 PM

We caught a few actors and activists on the GLAAD Awards red carpet in L.A. and asked why Planned Parenthood is important to them.

April 24 2017 3:22 PM

If elected president, the far-right Le Pen has vowed to reverse marriage equality.

April 23 2017 7:00 PM

Survivors speak out. 

April 21 2017 5:12 PM
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