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.

The Advocate celebrates Bisexual Awareness Week with this edition of This Week in the Resistance.

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Paul says the Graham-Cassidy health care bill isn't a real repeal of Obamacare.

September 21 2017 7:46 PM

Protesters held rallies against what they see as the beginning of a dictatorship under President Rodrigo Duterte.

September 21 2017 6:56 PM

Polls ahead of Sunday's election predict that far-right Alternative for Germany will receive close to 10 percent of the vote, winning it seats in the Bundestag.

September 21 2017 6:54 PM

President Trump wants to phase out the program if Congress doesn't act, but it has wide support.

September 21 2017 6:50 PM

Peter Kujawski, chairman of Focus Features, honors Harvey Milk for The Advocate's 50th anniversary.

September 21 2017 6:45 AM

Jeff Mateer — who could be deciding on your rights — is as radical as they get.

September 20 2017 6:06 PM Updated