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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.

Colbert contends the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee is less than honest.

July 12 2016 6:57 PM

Donald Trump has a new enemy in Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. 

July 12 2016 6:07 PM Updated

Freedom for All Americans charts the interlocking relationships of anti-LGBT groups, and Liberty Counsel protests, especially against conservative LGBT rights supporter Paul Singer.

July 12 2016 4:46 PM

Democrats denounced the bill as "shameful," while Republicans and right-wing activists claimed that the First Amendment Defense Act is necessary to protect the beliefs of those offended by marriage equality. 

July 12 2016 12:58 PM Updated

"Hillary Clinton will defend the rights of the LGBT community, workers rights, the needs of minorities and immigrants, and protect our environment."

July 12 2016 11:51 AM Updated

And it still opposes marriage equality, thanks to delegates like Family Research Council leader Tony Perkins.

July 11 2016 11:07 PM

BET News’s election coverage will be anchored by two outspoken LGBT allies. 

July 11 2016 6:54 PM
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