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.

"Making out with boys doesn't mean you're immune to being a tool of the patriarchy."

December 19 2016 3:29 PM

Democrats and Republicans are coming together to intiate an inquiry into Russia's cyberattacks.

December 19 2016 1:45 PM

Gov-elect Roy Cooper lobbied for a deal that takes North Carolina's laws back to a time before HB 2.

December 19 2016 12:34 PM

Are electors rethinking their votes on Monday? A pretend Hillary Clinton can dream.

December 18 2016 12:53 PM

The fashion world is divided on whether to associate their brands with a Trump of any name.

December 18 2016 12:02 PM

Let Rachel Maddow explain the actual history.

December 17 2016 1:04 PM

...then it might have his photo next to it in the dictionary.

December 17 2016 11:56 AM
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