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.

President Obama has made big leaps in LGBT rights without ever signing a new law.

November 08 2016 5:03 AM

Hindu priests spent hours praying for a divine intervention to get Donald Trump a presidential win.

November 07 2016 9:32 PM

The Land Down Under is at square one regarding same-sex marriage after legislation on the issue was scrapped.

November 07 2016 8:38 PM

The digital ad highlights the stakes on Tuesday.

November 07 2016 8:25 PM

Stephen Skinner is the latest victim of an anti-LGBT robocall.

November 07 2016 6:48 PM

"I will work my heart out as president to make life better for you and your family," Clinton pledges in a new campaign ad made for prime-time TV on Monday night.

November 07 2016 6:33 PM

From his hilariously edited videos to his satirical reimaginings of show tunes, Randy Rainbow has been a ray of light in a stormy election.

November 07 2016 6:27 PM
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