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.

The mass protest will be held near the Russian embassy in London on Wednesday, April 12, according to Gay Star News.

April 11 2017 4:17 PM

Since Hillary Clinton remarked last week that she believed misogyny played a role in the election, many white male pundits have been asked to offer their opinion on the subject. 

April 10 2017 8:37 PM

Bentley quit Monday night as Alabama's legislature was preparing to impeach him amid allegations that he misused state resources to cover up an affair with a former staffer, according to CNN.

April 10 2017 7:47 PM

With HB 2 "repealed," Charlotte will get a chance to host the All-Star Game in 2019.

April 10 2017 5:39 PM

LGBT activists continue to speak out about citizens being detained in Russia's Chechnya region with some reports of prisoners being raped, tortured and killed.

April 10 2017 3:30 PM

The nation's largest state will not abide by discrimination, Assemblyman Evan Low writes.

April 10 2017 5:08 AM

Ed Murray has been a crusader for LGBT rights but is now mired in a sex abuse scandal dating to the '80s.

April 08 2017 6:42 PM
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