Aug Sept 2016
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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.

Anti-LGBT discrimination is costly, as the MSNBC host discusses with an ACLU representative.

5:38 PM

At a rally for Bernie Sanders in Oregon, trans activist Andrea Zekis relayed her story about facing discrimination for being trans. 

4:46 PM Updated

Roy Cooper issued a scathing critique of North Carolina’s transphobic law in announcing that his office will not defend House Bill 2 in court. 

2:32 PM

Corey Lewandowski has been summoned to appear before a judge on May 4 to face the charge of misdemeanor battery of former Breitbart reporter Michelle Fields. 

12:09 PM

After passing the nation's most sweeping anti-LGBT bill, Pat McCrory isn’t budging. 

9:31 AM

In the wake of North Carolina's bathroom bigotry, scaring opponents with images of trans men in women's rooms may not be the quick fix we need.
 

6:46 AM
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