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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.

Attack ads are pervasive in politics, but none call out antigay candidates — yet. Is now the time to go negative?

July 09 2013 4:00 AM

Cameroon arrests more gay people than any other country in the world.

6:28 PM

The Academy Award-winning actress shows her support of Russia’s LGBT community by posting a photo of herself holding a rainbow flag in Moscow.

July 06 2013 2:53 PM

Greg Quinlan makes some contradictory assertions in his fury over recent pro-gay Supreme Court rulings.

July 05 2013 7:07 PM

The Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee has scheduled a vote on the antidiscrimination bill 14 days after the Supreme Court rulings on same-sex marriage.

July 02 2013 1:04 PM

During a recent interview on The David Pakman Show, the antigay activist and hate group leader was grasping at straws to support his disdain for marriage equality.

July 02 2013 11:55 AM