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.

Melissa Nuñez — a trans woman who suffered in a for-profit detention center — wants to know why JPMorgan Chase is financing places like these.

May 25 2017 5:03 AM

Guardian reporter Ben Jacobs says Greg Gianforte body-slammed him because he didn't like a question.

May 24 2017 9:23 PM

Activists and concerned citizens rally around the globe to protect Chechnya's gay and bisexual men.

May 24 2017 3:56 PM

Charlotte became eligible to host the game after North Carolina passed a "compromise" bill that repealed House Bill 2. 

May 24 2017 3:28 PM

Trump's presidency is imperiled. Pence's credibility is in tatters. Ryan's loyalty is to tax cuts. America has become completely rudderless.

May 24 2017 5:04 AM
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