Politics
In Politics, The Advocate presents the latest news about the political world. From Supreme Court rulings to state and federal laws, The Advocate reports 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 causes of the LGBT rights movement in the United States and around the world. Find out 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.
Christie Would Oppose Marriage, Even If His Child Came Out

Christie Would Oppose Marriage, Even If His Child Came Out

Even if one of Chris Christie's own children came out as LGBT, he still would not support marriage equality, he said.

County Official Challenges North Carolina Same-Sex Marriage Ban

N.C. County Official Challenges State's Marriage Ban

Buncombe County register of deeds Drew Reisinger is challenging his state's anti–marriage equality law.

Mexico's Marriage Warrior: Alex Melendez is Winning for Equality

Alex Mendez is taking his battle for equality to the courts — and winning.

Antigay Pundit Compares LGBTs to Terrorists, Anorexics, and Voldemort

Antigay Pundit Compares LGBTs to Terrorists, Anorexics, and Voldemort

The managing editor of World Net Daily made bold and incendiary comparisons in a recent op-ed.

New Online Wedding Magazine Fully Integrates Same-Sex & Straight Couples

Love Inc. adds to the information and offerings for brides, grooms, and everyone who wants to get married

Will Utah Be the Next State to Protect Gay-Headed Families?

Will Utah Be the Next State to Protect Gay-Headed Families?

Some activists believe marriage equality, with all its benefits for children as well as adults, will arrive soon in Utah.

Moldova Overturns Antigay Law, Seeks EU Admission

Moldova Overturns Antigay Law, Seeks EU Admission

The former Soviet country has repealed its 'gay propaganda' law in an effort to gain admission into the European Union.

WATCH: Many Voices Videos Spotlight Black LGBT Christians

WATCH: Many Voices Videos Spotlight Black LGBT Christians

The video campaign began with National Coming Out Day and will continue through the Transgender Day of Remembrance.

WATCH: Gays Should 'Keep It Private,' Says Right-Wing Commentator

WATCH: Gays Should 'Keep It Private,' Says Right-Winger

Appearing at the Values Voter Summit, conservative columnist Star Parker also claimed gays are 'bringing hostility into the public square.'

LGBT Activists, Antigay Protesters Clash in St. Petersburg, Russia

LGBT Activists, Antigay Protesters Clash in Russia

The melee resulted in 67 people from both sides being detained by police.

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