Politics

In Politics, The Advocate presents the latest news about the political world. From Supreme Court rulings to state and federal laws, The Advocate reports on how politics shapes the day-to-day realities faced by members of the gay community. Read about LGBT leaders like Barney Frank and Tammy Baldwin and their work to advance the causes of the LGBT rights movement in the United States and around the world. Find out 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.
President Obama Makes a Jab at Putin in SOTU

President Obama Makes a Jab at Putin in SOTU

Obama said the Olympics will show the U.S. commitment to "dignity and equality" for LGBT people.

'Share a Coke' — Unless You're Gay

'Share a Coke' — Unless You're Gay

The beverage manufacturer and Sochi Olympics sponsor is in hot water for a social media tool that appears to deny the existence of several pro-gay words.

Gay Celeb Will Sit With Michelle Obama During State of the Union

First Lady Invites Jason Collins for State of the Union

President Obama gives his next State of the Union address on Tuesday.

WATCH: 'There Will Be' an Openly Gay U.S. President, Says Billie Jean King

WATCH: 'There Will Be' an Openly Gay U.S. President, Says Billie Jean King

The groundbreaking moment won't come in her lifetime, but it will come, King tells Harry Smith on Meet the Press.

RNC Chair Tells Agema to Resign, Agema Declines

RNC Chair Finally Finds Voice, Tells Agema to Resign

Reince Priebus today called for the resignation of Michigan politician Dave Agema from the Republican National Committee, and Agema apologized for his racist, antigay remarks but said he won't resign.

Keith Haring Mural Under Wraps as NYC LGBT Center Under Construction

The Center continues its $9.1 million renovation to build a new cafe, updating acoustics and lighting, and giving the building an updated, more comfortable atmosphere for its growing number of patrons

WATCH: Russian Activist Detained for Unfurling Rainbow Flag

WATCH: Russian Activist Detained for Unfurling Rainbow Flag

Pavel Lebedev was tackled to the ground and detained by police Saturday after he waved a rainbow flag during the Olympic torch's procession through the Russian town of Voronezh.

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