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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.

Queen's lead singer, Freddie Mercury, was bisexual. Trump's running mate supports "ex-gay therapy."

July 19 2016 12:08 PM

Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort denies the speech Melania Trump delivered Monday was plagiarized, saying there were "not that many similarities."

July 19 2016 11:39 AM

An overwhelming number of Republicans drowned out those opposed to the most oppressive platform in the history of the GOP. 

July 19 2016 11:14 AM

The wife of Donald Trump gave a decent speech at the Republican National Convention. Bad thing was, Michelle Obama had already given part of it.

July 19 2016 2:34 AM Updated

In an interview with Fox News anchor Bill O'Reilly, Trump declares if elected he'll task his attorney general to monitor the group, cofounded by two queer African-American women.

July 18 2016 11:30 PM

A last-ditch attempt by "Never Trump" supporters to force a change in the rules was thwarted by Republican National Convention organizers, clearing Donald Trump's path to the nomination.

July 18 2016 9:48 PM
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