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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.

Activists rallied Wednesday for repeal, while the Charlotte public schools make a trans-inclusive move.

June 23 2016 5:38 PM Updated

The Late Night host critiques the Democrats' messaging and Republican complaints, while noting that the C-SPAN shutdown upset the service's "viewer."

June 23 2016 4:02 PM

Donald Trump says he's a friend of the gays, but he just got in bed with some of our worst enemies.

June 23 2016 3:32 PM

Queer and queer-friendly comedians have much to say about the gun control debate, including the ineffectiveness of thoughts and prayers and the sacrifice of missing Meryl Streep's birthday.

June 23 2016 2:58 PM

The famed civil rights leader says, "We must look out for each other."

June 23 2016 1:51 PM Updated

House Democrats ended their gun control protest Thursday morning.

June 23 2016 1:06 PM Updated

A new documentary shows how the final fight was won in the decades-long marriage equality battle. Watch part of it here.

June 23 2016 7:12 AM
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