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.

A court rules that discrimination against lesbian security guard Jameka Evans doesn't violate existing law.

March 14 2017 3:03 PM

Lewis said King's statement must be condemned. 

March 13 2017 7:57 PM

Rep. Ted Lieu, who was born in Taiwan, replied to the Iowa congressman's remark about "somebody else's babies" with a photograph of his children, captioned: "These are my two babies."

March 13 2017 4:34 PM

Another week, another woman playing a man in the Trump administration on Saturday Night Live.

March 12 2017 1:02 PM

Lawmakers in Texas gerrymandered their district maps along racial lines, a federal judge says.

March 11 2017 3:40 PM

The famed designer says "everybody has a political responsibility," even in fashion.

March 11 2017 1:54 PM
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