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

Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 06.30.2014 | Gay Voices
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.

LOOK: Andy Cohen And SJP Get Cozy For New Gay Magazine Cover

Posted 09.06.2013 | Gay Voices

"Sex and the City" meets Bravo TV for the inaugural issue of FourTwoNine, a new quarterly lifestyle magazine that promises to "explore the worlds of c...

WATCH: A New LGBT Magazine Needs Your Help!

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rudolph | Posted 08.06.2013 | Gay Voices

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...

The Empty Closet: Reminiscence

Karen Hagberg | Posted 02.04.2013 | Gay Voices
Karen Hagberg

I grew up in an era when I never heard words like homosexual, lesbian, or gay. The publication of The Empty Closet and the social movement it represents brought those words out into the public dialog, and I believe that was a good thing.

Crabs In The Barrel: The Problem With The Gay Press

Logan Lynn | Posted 04.23.2012 | Gay Voices
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.

Does the Black LGBTQ Community Fail to Support Its Own?

Irene Monroe | Posted 02.14.2012 | Gay Voices
Irene Monroe

While clearly the cost of operation was prohibitive, causing Gay Black Men News to cease publication, another reason, according to publisher and founder Ralph Emerson, was the lack of support from the LGBTQ communities of African descent.