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.

Do as rich, white, straight men say, but definitely not as they do.

November 14 2017 5:32 AM

With the marriage equality postal survey now over in Australia, more than 30 Australian filmmakers and actors have been collaborating internationally over the past month on the I Do Project. 

November 14 2017 4:32 AM

Beverly Young-Nelson offered extensive details on an alleged sexual assault by the Senate candidate during a Monday afternoon press conference.

November 13 2017 3:41 PM

Celebrities are posting photos of themselves at age 14, in order to highlight the horrific accusations that the Republican candidate made sexual advances on teens.

November 13 2017 2:47 PM

"I believe the women" who have accused Moore of sexual abuse and otherwise inappropriate relationships, McConnell said today.

November 13 2017 1:52 PM

For The Advocate's 50th Anniversary, Reaching Out MBA executive director Matt Kidd honors out former Congressman Barney Frank.

November 13 2017 6:29 AM

Mary, the mother of Jesus, was a teenager when she married Joseph, says State Auditor Jim Zeigler.

November 10 2017 2:08 PM