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.

Shonda Rhimes, Kerry Washington, Ellen Pompeo, and Viola Davis released an ad endorsing the Democratic presidential candidate.

March 11 2016 3:40 PM

The entire GOP primary might be about beliefs no one is willing to talk about.

March 11 2016 3:31 PM

The former neurosurgeon, who dropped out of the race last week, endorses Donald Trump for president. 

March 11 2016 11:25 AM

A United Nations investigator reports on an alarming trend in Iran.

March 11 2016 8:58 AM

A right-wing Texas congressman reiterates a previous claim he made against same-sex marriage. 

March 11 2016 7:20 AM

It’s not all antigay fire and brimstone among the regular folks who make up the religious right — but even the tolerant can’t seem to detach from 'love the sinner, hate the sin.'

March 11 2016 6:10 AM
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