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Iconic Gay Magazine XY Returns For A New Generation

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 10.12.2016 | Home

Two decades after it was first published, a beloved gay youth magazine is being resurrected for a new generation. Known for its steamy photos and poi...

Gay Travel Services: Gentrifying the Industry or Ghettoizing Gays?

Bryan Pirolli | Posted 05.24.2016 | Home
Bryan Pirolli

We avoid uncomfortable or even potentially dangerous experiences in some countries by seeking gay-friendly or gay service providers, and I don't think there's anything wrong with that.

OutWeek: How Queers Started a Revolution in Journalism 25 Years Ago

Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 02.02.2016 | Home
Michelangelo Signorile

Twenty-five years ago this month a revolution in journalism was born in New York. It was called OutWeek magazine, and though it only lasted two years and may not be well-known today, it had a major impact on journalism and certainly how queer issues would be covered.

Meet The Most Powerful Gay Media Personalities

The Huffington Post | Katherine Fung | Posted 04.15.2014 | Home

Out magazine released its annual list of the 50 most powerful LGBT people, which included several notable hosts and media figures, on Tuesday. Th...

Get A Behind-The-Scenes Look At Queer Media This Weekend

Posted 02.02.2016 | Home

The 2014 Haas LGBT Media Journalists Convening will take place this weekend in Washington D.C. The annual conference brings together a who's who of...

'More to the Story Than Marriage' LGBTs in The News Panel Series Hits L.A. Nov. 14

Thom Senzee | Posted 01.23.2014 | Los Angeles
Thom Senzee

In other words, LGBT Americans gain acceptance as people realize that "LGBT" does not automatically equate to white, affluent gay men enjoying fabulous vacations, expensive vodka and stylish clothing

WATCH: A New LGBT Magazine Needs Your Help!

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rudolph | Posted 02.02.2016 | Home

In this digital age where gay magazines are either filing for bankruptcy or folding altogether, it may seem like an odd time to launch a new print pub...

Media Feature More Diverse Representations Of Lesbian Couples Than Gay Couples (VIDEO)

Deron Dalton | Posted 02.02.2016 | Home
Deron Dalton

I put together a slideshow highlighting 10 beautiful media representations of lesbian interracial couples and couples of color, each one unique. Although the slideshow features some cat fights and intense lovemaking, these portrayals of lesbian relationships are mainly about true love.

Why Is There No 'HuffPost Straight Voices'?

Noah Michelson | Posted 02.02.2016 | Home
Noah Michelson

There are few things that get me as riled up as being asked, "If there's a HuffPost Gay Voices, why is there no HuffPost Straight Voices?"

Andy Cohen Reveals The One Woman Who Could Turn Him Straight

Posted 02.02.2016 | Home

Bravo TV's out and proud host Andy Cohen reveals the one woman that could make him switch teams in a new interview with GQ magazine. “Jenny McCa...

Policing the Streets and Policing The Times

Arianna Huffington | Posted 02.06.2013 | Home
Arianna Huffington

In this week's Huffington, John Rudolf puts the spotlight on crime-ridden Camden, New Jersey, where instead of improving the police department, local leaders plan to replace it entirely. And Michelangelo Signorile looks back at an article he wrote 20 years ago about being gay at The New York Times, and how the paper rose to a new level of journalistic integrity by ending its silence on gay issues.

Michelangelo Signorile

Out At The New York Times: Gays, Lesbians, AIDS And Homophobia Inside America’s Paper Of Record | Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 02.02.2016 | Home

“Out at The New York Times: Gays, Lesbians, AIDS and Homophobia Inside America’s Newspaper of Record” is an article I wrote for The Advocate 20 ...

Anderson Cooper And Journalism 101: The Myth Of Objectivity

Tracy Baim | Posted 07.03.2012 | Home
Tracy Baim

Is someone who is straight (or closeted) any better able to cover a gay story? Every reporter has a long list of bias points. It is time we shatter this notion that being part of a minority group means you should not be able to cover that group.

Crabs In The Barrel: The Problem With The Gay Press

Logan Lynn | Posted 02.02.2016 | Home
Logan Lynn

I challenge the local, national, and international queer press to step back and look at the bigger picture. I suggest that you work harder to be journalists instead of just lazily stirring the pot we have been placed in by those who would do us harm.

Michelangelo Signorile

The 11 Gay Media Stories We Were All Talking About In 2011 | Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 02.02.2016 | Home

In 2011 it seemed the stories that captivated the media and the rest of us focused on the power of words -- whether used by sports stars and comedians...