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.

Following the incident, the student got back up and finished his speech.

November 15 2016 10:48 AM

An anti-Trump demonstration provided Julia Williamson with the first time in days she didn't feel alone. 

November 15 2016 7:11 AM

The Loyal White Knights of North Carolina, one of the most active Klan groups in the United States, is planning a march for December 3 to celebrate the election of Donald Trump. 

November 15 2016 6:38 AM

The New York senator offers words of consolation — and motivation — to all of us still reeling from last week.

November 15 2016 6:00 AM

Michael Morales is turning anger and frustration into action and catharsis.

November 15 2016 5:05 AM

We have a lot more to say than "not my president."

November 15 2016 1:57 AM

The symbolic gesture is helping to create safe spaces during a frightening time.

November 14 2016 7:59 PM
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