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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.

America's immigration system is broken, but LGBTQ people may be the ones to fix it.

February 06 2015 8:15 AM

Rep. Frank Pallone Jr. didn't care for fellow N.J. congressman Chris Smith saying gay rights are not human rights.

February 06 2015 7:00 AM Updated

Following the demonstration, Denver Mayor Michael Hancock told organizers that he would not speak at this year's Creating Change conference as planned.

February 05 2015 11:41 PM

Religion can trump equality, say many respondents in a recent poll.

February 05 2015 8:13 PM

The owners of Gortz Haus Gallery made the decision after paying $5,000 to settle a complaint by a same-sex couple.

February 04 2015 3:23 PM

The next time someone asks what the difference is between blackface and drag, here's what you can tell them.

February 04 2015 7:15 AM
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