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.

And Trump's people claim the media is exaggerating the attendance, while downplaying how many came to the inauguration.

January 21 2017 7:45 PM

The women's march wasn't without its dissenters.

January 21 2017 7:02 PM

Turnout surpassed 40,000 people in the Texas capital, according to police estimates.

January 21 2017 6:42 PM

No one held back when challenging Donald Trump's agenda.

January 21 2017 6:06 PM

One woman said protesting is more productive than worrying about what Donald Trump might do next.

January 21 2017 5:48 PM

John Gore, chosen as assistant attorney general for civil rights, also defended voter suppression laws.

January 21 2017 4:35 PM