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.

The GOP has never been the party of bunnies and rainbows, but with Roy Moore, it's now fully embraced the Dark Side.

December 12 2017 9:58 AM

Several of the 19 women who've accused Trump of sexual misconduct are speaking up again, and refusing to let him get away with his alleged crimes.

December 11 2017 7:37 PM

The case of Jameka Evans would have given the high court the opportunity to decide if federal law already bans discrimination based on sexual orientation.

December 11 2017 2:15 PM

For The Advocate's 50th anniversary, West Hollywood Mayor John Heilman honors Tammy Baldwin, the first openly LGBT person to serve in the United States Senate.

December 11 2017 6:28 AM

Prominent civil rights leaders refused to go to the museum's opening if President Trump was going.

December 10 2017 2:46 PM

The president wouldn't go to Alabama but held a Roy Moore rally just across the border in Florida.

December 09 2017 9:57 AM

“The stars aligned, and the timing was perfect,” says Parker, Houston's former mayor, of the job offer.

December 08 2017 7:50 PM
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