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.

Sharif will apparently do some damage control for Ian Reisner and Mati Weiderpass, who've been denounced for holding an event for antigay pol Ted Cruz.

May 27 2015 11:55 PM

The legislation seeks to address the 'chaotic state' that occurred after a federal court ruled the state must recognize same-sex marriage.

May 27 2015 6:15 PM

The former Pennsylvania senator is primed to launch his second bid for president today.

May 27 2015 12:10 PM

Time to turn words into action, BSA.

May 27 2015 4:00 AM

The presidential hopeful believes the so-called gay agenda presents a 'real and present danger' to mainstream Christianity.

3:40 PM

Lee Daniels, Mo'Nique, Eric Holder, and activists weigh in on whether homophobia in the black community is unique, and how it should be addressed.

7:00 AM

Samantha Ames of the National Center for Lesbian Rights is determined to wipe 'ex-gay' and 'ex-trans' programs from the planet.

6:00 AM
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