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.

Hackers managed to use road signs to warn about the future ahead.

June 04 2016 1:35 PM

Chirlane McCray, who once identified as lesbian, is now married to New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio. Are questions about her sexuality "ridiculous"?     

June 03 2016 7:09 PM

A demonstration outside a Trump rally in San Jose turned violent before police in riot gear moved in to quell the disturbance, which lasted into the night.

June 03 2016 12:21 PM

The presumptive GOP presidential nominee has reacted angrily after a leading golf tournament was moved from one of his courses south of the border.

June 02 2016 11:50 PM

The new Army secretary gets why his appointment is historic, and even he's surprised.

June 02 2016 1:49 PM

For the first time in Canadian history, a rainbow flag celebrating Pride was raised at Parliament Hill, and Justin Trudeau is the first prime minister to do it.

June 02 2016 11:42 AM