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.

A Nevada voter named Barbara told CBS News she supports Donald Trump for president because she's against "the homosexuals."

5:12 PM

A gay former employee of Trump's golf club in New Jersey claims he experienced extereme antigay harassment from his coworkers. 

4:32 PM

Under a Donald Trump presidency, marriages like theirs could be invalidated.

1:07 PM

Christine Leinonen's son was murdered at Pulse, and she is trying to prevent similar tragedies.

5:04 AM

The organization cannot reconcile the candidate's supportive statements on LGBT issues with his less-than-supportive stances and allies.

October 23 2016 6:18 PM

Oprah said a vote for Clinton is a vote for American democracy.

October 21 2016 4:40 PM
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