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 Barney Frank 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.

The tea party leader called Log Cabin Republicans 'a thug organization' for supporting the bill.

November 30 2013 12:29 PM

Mary Cheney will head to Indiana to fight a proposed ballot measure barring marriage equality for same-sex couples.

1:06 PM

On the 35th anniversary of Harvey Milk's death, The Advocate reprints its report of the days and events that followed.

November 27 2013 2:05 PM

Transgender army private and Wikileaks informant Chelsea Manning, explains what she's thankful for this Thanksgiving.

November 26 2013 2:42 PM