Politics

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.

A Florida politician attacked LGBT people for their “sin” and told black activists to “go back to Africa” during an official candidates; forum this week.

July 20 2017 6:43 PM

A homophobe who tried to marry his laptop is going to extreme lengths to remove symbols of LGBT support.

July 20 2017 4:32 PM

John K. Bush, confirmed today to the Sixth Circuit, has objected to rulings against sodomy laws and likened abortion to slavery.

July 20 2017 3:59 PM

VDARE.com, a site carrying racist and anti-Semitic articles, joins those objecting to the SPLC's listing of "hate groups."

July 19 2017 8:47 PM

Rosie retweets a game where you can push the failed president off a cliff and conservatives lose their minds, though they didn't seem bothered when Trump advocated repealing Obamacare without a replacement.

July 19 2017 3:19 PM
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