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.

She will meet with a group that seeks to counter what it calls "rape hoaxes" and "rape culture hysteria."

July 12 2017 8:17 PM

Andy Cramer and Al Farmer, who fell in love while helping gay and bi men find each other online, remain quiet pillars of the community.

July 12 2017 5:00 PM

Forty-five calls Jr. a "high-quality person" after emails are released.

July 12 2017 4:42 PM

Sessions's Tuesday speech to the Alliance Defending Freedom was very hush-hush and closed to the media.

July 12 2017 2:13 PM

Check out the official teaser for the upcoming Advocate series Out in Left Field With Dana Goldberg. Episodes start July 18.

July 12 2017 6:49 AM

Volunteers at the Los Angeles LGBT Center use emotional tales to fight for Obamacare.

July 12 2017 6:07 AM

HRC Rising hopes to replicate one of the rare successes in the 2016 election cycle, writes JoDee Winterhof.

July 12 2017 5:46 AM