Calls for national bans on gender-affirming care plus an assertion that trans people are mentally ill marked the event.
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.
Her unannounced appearance left patrons delighted, the LGBTQ+ community celebrated and she even took one of those famous bathroom selfies.
Stefanos Kasselakis, who is married to an American, now sets his sight on becoming the country’s first gay prime minister.
Despite clear violations, controversial group continues to spread false and harmful narratives unchecked on Instagram, igniting concerns over Meta’s commitment to LGBTQ+ safety, according to a new report.
The far-right Republican from Arizona went on an unhinged rant against the retiring Joint Chiefs chairman.
Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg reflected on Trump’s disdain for wounded veterans and discussed his potential government shutdown concerns.
State laws create an unclear pathway for Olivia Hill’s rights concerning gender-specific facilities.
The House version of the National Defense Authorization Act includes bans on trans health care, Pride flags, drag shows, and more.
Lawmakers have reintroduce a bill to create a commission to address historic anti-LGBTQ+ discrimination.
A temporary lifeline for Samuels Public Library fuels a broader struggle over free speech, discrimination, and community values as residents and officials clash over LGBTQ+ books.
The students have been attending every school board meeting for the past year to speak out.
Transportation secretary baffled by lawmaker’s insistence that seasons and climate change are the same.
The transition comes after a tumultuous year marked by legal challenges, talent departures, and controversial editorial stances.
Artist Don Hershman’s latest work examines the connection many share by using code-switching as a means of survival.
That behavior was totally in character for the right-wing congresswoman, Denver news anchor Kyle Clark noted.
These three politicians espouse Christian living (and anti-LGBTQ+ bias) all while throwing stones from glass houses.