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.

Donald Trump has amended his position on LGBT rights — again.

July 07 2016 10:10 AM Updated

The city's media takes a magnifying lens to an issue disproportionately affecting LGBT people.

July 06 2016 3:01 PM

"H.B. 2 is not merely a solution to a non-existent problem; it is state-sanctioned discrimination," writes the Justice Department. 

July 06 2016 11:53 AM

The KKK has been trying to join the roadside cleanup program and won its bid in court.

July 05 2016 7:30 PM

When Trump supporters speak of "making America great again," what are they really talking about? 

July 05 2016 4:08 PM

The libertarian says racist comments are "reflective" of the candidate.

July 05 2016 2:43 PM
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