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 film is an unflinching look at the Ferguson, Mo. uprising of 2014-15, after unarmed teenager Michael Brown is killed by police.

August 07 2017 5:03 AM

Curious about what the bathroom bills are and why transgender people are upset? The Advocate helps to clear things up.

August 04 2017 12:46 PM

The Victory Fund found that women from the LGBT community win elections at a notably higher rate than men.

August 03 2017 8:11 PM

On this episode, Dana jokes with comedian Fortune Feimster about the Mooch, Trump's love of Hillary Clinton, and the worst jobs they've ever had.

August 03 2017 2:12 PM