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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.

We watched the barbs fly on Twitter during this Republican National Convention. 

July 20 2016 6:35 PM

The band denounced the Republican party's antigay ways and more at a Cleveland show — which left GOP conventioneers seeing red.

July 20 2016 5:06 PM Updated

The group's leader says the ad was designed to "drag the platform committee through the coals."

July 20 2016 3:57 PM

The Florida senator is scheduled to speak at the Republican National Convention tonight.

July 20 2016 3:44 PM

Black Lives Matter Toronto is ready for a fight — and is uniquely prepared to make a difference in Canada and beyond. 

July 20 2016 6:01 AM
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