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.

“To sin by silence, when they should protest, makes cowards of men.” 
― Ella Wheeler Wilcox

January 12 2017 9:46 PM

Obama jokes about their "bromance" but says he is "forever bonded" with "brother" Biden.

January 12 2017 6:10 PM

The source of the most talked about and totally unverified claim that Russia may have compromised president-elect Donald Trump is a former British spy, who at the moment, no one can find.

January 12 2017 5:11 PM

"It doesn't matter whether they are black or white, Latino, Asian American or Native American, whether they are straight or gay, Muslim, Christian or Jews. We all live in the same house. The American house."

January 12 2017 3:39 PM

Carson used the questionable phrase when asked about enforcing rights as secretary of Housing and Urban Development. 

January 12 2017 3:16 PM
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