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.

On this Sunday's Face the Nation, Pence reiterated Trump's claim that he will be the "president of all the people."

November 21 2016 11:31 AM

John Becker was hit with homophobic taunts after Donald Trump's win. Now, he's girding himself for a four-year fight.

November 21 2016 5:54 AM

One gay parent’s take on the horrifying election results and where we go from here.

November 21 2016 5:22 AM

A gay couple found the note attached to a knife on their front porch Tuesday morning.

November 19 2016 6:32 PM

Picketers gathered outside of Big Sleepy's Bar in Jackson, Mississippi to protest a show put on by queer punk duo PWR BTTM.

November 19 2016 6:29 PM

Tweeters rebuke the vice president-elect for attending a Broadway musical that celebrates diversity and immigration.

November 19 2016 5:47 PM
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