Politics
In Politics, The Advocate presents the latest news about the political world. From Supreme Court rulings to state and federal laws, The Advocate reports on how politics shapes the day-to-day realities faced by members of the gay community. Read about LGBT leaders like Barney Frank and Tammy Baldwin and their work to advance the causes of the LGBT rights movement in the United States and around the world. Find out 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.
WATCH: Anderson Cooper on Alec Baldwin's Antigay Remarks
April 01 2014 3:13 PM ET

WATCH: Anderson Cooper on Alec Baldwin's Antigay Remarks

Ran Aubrey Frazier

"I got no beef,"  said the CNN anchor appeared on The Howard Stern Show, regarding allegations that he remains hostile toward Baldwin.

Carmen Carrera Slams <i>Drag Race</i> Over Transphobic Slur
April 01 2014 2:32 PM ET

Carmen Carrera Slams Drag Race Over Transphobic Slur

Parker Marie Molloy

One of the show's best-known contestants lashes out in a defiant Facebook post.

Terminally Ill Lesbian Seeks Marriage Recognition in Indiana
April 01 2014 12:56 PM ET

Terminally Ill Lesbian Seeks Marriage Recognition in Indiana

Trudy Ring

Niki Quasney, who has stage IV cancer, and wife Amy Sandler want the state to immediately recognize their marriage.

WATCH: Model Geena Rocero Comes Out As Transgender, Launches Gender Proud
April 01 2014 8:44 AM ET April 02 2014 10:45 AM ET

WATCH: Model Comes Out As Transgender, Launches Gender Proud

Parker Marie Molloy

After years as a successful fashion model, Geena Rocero has come out as transgender, and is launching a global awareness campaign.

WATCH: New Trailer for <i>TransMilitary</i> Documentary
April 01 2014 8:20 AM ET

WATCH: New Trailer for TransMilitary Documentary

Parker Marie Molloy

TransMilitary, a documentary designed to highlight the experiences of trans service members, has released a new trailer, and is set to launch later this year.

Clear as Mud: 7 Times Support Didn't Sound Supportive
April 01 2014 5:00 AM ET

Clear as Mud: 7 Times Support Didn't Sound Supportive

Trudy Ring

For major companies claiming to support their LGBT customers, here's what not to do.

PHOTOS: LGBT Activists Demand Stoning at Antigay Harlem Church
March 31 2014 6:30 PM ET

LGBT Activists Demand Stoning at Antigay Church

Advocate.com Editors

More than 50 protesters turned out in the rain Saturday to call out Pastor James David Manning's hateful message.

Nearly 65K Demand Mozilla CEO Come Out for Marriage Equality
March 31 2014 2:19 PM ET

Nearly 65K Demand Mozilla CEO Come Out for Marriage Equality

Sunnivie Brydum

Although the company supports marriage equality, some activists still want to know where Mozilla's new CEO stands on the issue.

2014 Trans 100 Includes CeCe McDonald, Fallon Fox
March 31 2014 1:39 PM ET April 01 2014 1:24 PM ET

2014 Trans 100 Includes CeCe McDonald, Fallon Fox

Daniel Reynolds

Among the annual list of advocates who have made outstanding contributions to the transgender community are activist CeCe McDonald, athlete Fallon Fox, and Advocate.com writer Parker Marie Molloy.

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