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.

Marine Le Pen buried a promise to "replace" same-sex marriage with civil unions in a lengthy pledge document.

February 21 2017 2:40 PM

We perused the far-right websites so you don't have to.

February 21 2017 2:04 PM

A Massachusetts museum has removed or covered artwork by immigrant artists to illustrate their contribution to U.S. culture.

February 21 2017 6:41 AM

"After careful consideration, Simon & Schuster and Threshold Editions have cancelled publication of Dangerous by Milo Yiannopoulos," the publishing house released in a statement.

February 20 2017 9:22 PM

This comes after videos surfaced of the alt-right troll defending sex between men and boys and making light of sexual assault.

February 20 2017 2:51 PM Updated

A letter sent last week asked the controversial Education secretary to protect LGBT students.

February 19 2017 8:20 PM