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.

Speakers dismiss sexual assault allegations against the Supreme Court nominee and say Trump has created a "golden time."

September 21 2018 7:03 PM

Advocates call the decision “groundbreaking.” 

September 20 2018 6:08 PM

Claiming it makes Christians "second-class citizens," anti-LGBTQ groups are suing in federal court to stop drag queens from reading to children at a local library.

September 20 2018 5:43 PM

The attorney general is feeling his boss's ire, but he deserves the wrath of LGBTQ people and many others.

September 20 2018 5:01 AM

Donald Trump Jr. used a 10-year-old photo to accuse the out journalist of lying to make the president look bad.

September 18 2018 8:31 PM

The outspoken queen says her community is not doing enough to counter the divider-in-chief. 

September 17 2018 10:31 AM

Biden made the comments at the Human Rights Campaign's National Dinner, where Anne Hathaway denounced white, straight, and cis privilege.

September 16 2018 9:10 PM
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