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.

A brief history of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints' complicated relationship with persecution.

October 27 2016 5:15 AM

Although vandals destroyed the tribute to the Apprentice star and Republican nominee for president, Hollywood's chamber of commerce said it would be restored or replaced. 

October 26 2016 5:16 PM

Veteran journalist Jorge Ramos travels across the country exploring how hatred and intolerance have become center stage in the U.S. 

October 26 2016 4:19 PM

The Fox News journalist was unbowed after an unrelenting misogynistic assault from Trump surrogate Newt Gingrich.

October 26 2016 2:36 PM

The Black Lives Matter activist announced his endorsement of Clinton Wednesday.

October 26 2016 11:40 AM

Another 730 jobs are leaving the state.

October 26 2016 10:34 AM

Rachel Maddow says Donald Trump's interest in poll watching is a nightmare for the Republican Party.

4:34 PM
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