In Politics, The Advocate presents the latest news about the political world. From Supreme Court rulings to state and federal laws, The Advocate reports on how politics shapes the day-to-day realities faced by members of the gay community. Read about LGBT leaders like Barney Frank and Tammy Baldwin and their work to advance the causes of the LGBT rights movement in the United States and around the world. Find out 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.

A monument to LGBTQ vets now has official state recognition.

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Even as Melania Trump was preparing a speech on the deleterious effects of online bullying, Donald Trump was name-calling on Twitter. 

August 20 2018 9:59 PM

As part of her Be Best campaign, Melania Trump warns against harmful uses of social media.

August 20 2018 1:24 PM

Gay journalist Chadwick Moore contended the Vermont gubernatorial candidate is known only for being trans, which is hardly the case. 

August 16 2018 9:03 PM

The LGBTQ Victory Fund's Annise Parker on the extraordinary victory of Christine Hallquist and what it portends.

August 16 2018 6:04 AM

InfoWars creator Alex Jones is dinged for inciting violence.

August 15 2018 4:22 PM