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.

After the president hits a new low, the CNN contributor unloads some serious straight talk.

June 29 2017 1:42 PM

Daredevil actress Rosario Dawson speaks at the GLSEN gala about the organization, her first Pride, and her friend the activist Chloe Dzubilo.

June 29 2017 6:03 AM

With Donald Trump failing to act, Ohio Sen. Sherrod Brown is taking the matter into his own hands.

June 28 2017 9:18 PM

President Trump tells a female reporter that she has a "nice smile on her face" while on a call with out Irish leader Leo Varadkar.

June 28 2017 7:07 PM

Anti-LGBT legislation, which a court just ruled can go into effect, will make life even harder for queer people in Mississippi.

June 28 2017 1:47 PM

Don't think the Republicans are giving up, though.

June 27 2017 7:43 PM

A new exhibit in West Hollywood recalls those (seemingly) halycon days.

June 27 2017 5:33 PM