Advocate Magazine
Subscribe To
The Advocate

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.

Advocacy groups can’t cede the argument on whether being LGBT is a sin, says the out cofounder of Mitchell Gold+Bob Williams.

April 07 2015 7:00 AM

Ever the rabble-rouser, Michelangelo Signorile, author of the new book It’s Not Over, offers sobering lessons for the future of LGBT rights.

April 07 2015 4:30 AM

Rick Santorum's latest head-scratching appearance includes his typical circular logic, compounded by the use of antigay slur on national TV — on Easter Sunday, no less.

April 06 2015 6:07 PM

'Discrimination based on an individual's sexual orientation is not acceptable,' says Gov. Jack Dalrymple, a Republican.

April 06 2015 4:51 PM

The national outcry over antigay 'religious discrimination' bills isn't deterring Rep. Mike Johnson.

April 06 2015 2:15 PM

Mike Pence is supposed to be a fiscally minded conservative, but he nearly screwed his state over royally. He should take some cues from Apple's out CEO.

April 06 2015 6:15 AM

Luis Torres of the League of United Latin American Citizens says Indiana's antigay legislation is as insidious as Arizona's anti-Latino bill.

April 06 2015 6:00 AM
1