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.

If elected president, the far-right Le Pen has vowed to reverse marriage equality.

April 23 2017 7:00 PM

Survivors speak out. 

April 21 2017 5:12 PM

The youths are speaking their minds.

April 21 2017 12:13 PM

While at an event at New York City's LGBT center, Clinton slammed Trump's silence on Chechnya.

April 21 2017 1:11 AM

Some like her anti-immigration stance and don't think she'll follow through on a promise to repeal marriage equality.

April 20 2017 7:21 PM

A military regulation went into effect this week that bans sharing of nude photos without consent. 

April 20 2017 6:20 PM