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.

The domain names will redirect to HRC until the politicians support LGBT equality in Indiana.

April 22 2015 8:05 PM

South Carolina trans girl wins legal victory against South Carolina's Department of Motor Vehicles, which will change its policies.

April 22 2015 1:50 PM

A gay man narrated the ad and lesbians "caressed" each other during it, according to conservatives.

April 22 2015 11:33 AM

Rubio doesn't like equality for gays and lesbians — he's just having trouble articulating how much.

April 22 2015 5:00 AM

Does being gay — or part of any minority — make you more empathetic to environmental concerns? This writer thinks so.

April 22 2015 4:00 AM

Some cities are defying the state's ban on LGBT-inclusive antidiscrimination laws.

April 21 2015 7:08 PM