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Selina Kyle Is Bisexual Says 'Catwoman' Writer

The Huffington Post | Noah Michelson | Posted 03.02.2015 | Gay Voices

The world of comics has long been known as an affirmative landscape for queer characters. And now, another iconic character is joining the lesbian, ga...

Is It Easier For A Lesbian To Be A Stripper?

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 12.17.2014 | Gay Voices

She's back! Cameron Esposito, one of our favorite comedians, has released her latest installment in a series of Buzzfeed videos where she answers (...

Lesbian Comedian Shuts Down Homophobic Heckler In The Best Way Possible

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 08.13.2014 | Gay Voices

We love Cameron Esposito! The lesbian comedian recently relayed a story at one of her shows about a homophobic comment made by an audience member a...

Which X-Men Character Just Came Out As Gay?

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 11.20.2013 | Gay Voices

Marvel Entertainment made a bold move this week when a new character in the "Uncanny X-Men" series came out of the closet in a new installment of the ...

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Lesbian Comedian Cameron Esposito Opens Up About Groundbreaking 'Late Late Show' Appearance

HuffingtonPost.com | JamesMichael Nichols | Posted 09.21.2013 | Gay Voices

Cameron Esposito is an up-and-coming lesbian comedian who recently made her debut network TV appearance on Craig Ferguson's "The Late Late Show." ...

Openly Gay Writer Lands 'Batwoman' Gig After Same-Sex Marriage Debacle

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 09.10.2013 | Gay Voices

Following the exit of key "Batwoman" creative team members J.H. Williams and W. Haden Blackman from the franchise over an alleged opposition by higher...

WATCH: Archie Comics Sees Its First Gay Kiss!

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rudolph | Posted 08.07.2013 | Gay Voices

Archie Comics continues to push the envelope -- and we couldn't be happier! Kevin Keller, the first openly gay character in the Archie universe, ha...

Batman: Old, Narcissistic And... Gay?

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 08.06.2013 | Gay Voices

A contentious new book is re-imagining the lives and sexual exploits of iconic comic book superheroes as they age, and specifically constructing the o...

10 Moments That Shaped LGBT History In Comics

| Posted 06.24.2013 | Books

Originally posted on Bookish: Comic books have made a fascinating forum for the real-life strides and setbacks of LGBT rights, from antagonism to ...

Gwissues: Why Gay Comedians Have S*** to Talk About (VIDEO)

Howard Bragman | Posted 07.16.2013 | Gay Voices
Howard Bragman

On this week's episode of Gwissues, we learn that outside major metropolitan cities, gay comics have a huge following, all yearning for a good laugh. I spend time with several of the most successful and funny gays in America, including Erin Foley, Dave Rubin and Alec Mapa.

'Star Trek' Star George Takei Guest Stars In Archie Comics

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.04.2012 | Gay Voices

What a year it's been for Kevin Keller, Archie Comics' first openly gay character who got married in a widely publicized gay wedding in January. No...

Why It Is Important To Have Queer Comics

Maria Burnham | Posted 07.15.2012 | Gay Voices
Maria Burnham

A young boy experiencing thoughts or feelings that may be completely foreign to how he was raised can find some truth and validation in a comic book. Will it have openly gay characters who don't treat homosexuality as something to be ashamed of or disguised?

Why I Decided to Appear on Girls Who Like Boys Who Like Boys

Peter Depp | Posted 01.27.2012 | Gay Voices
Peter Depp

It's not easy being gay in America, and even harder in Nashville, due to the homophobic climate. So I've been asked by several people in Nashville, "Why would you do a show like Girls Who Like Boys Who Like Boys?"

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(SLIDESHOW) LGBT Writers, Artists Win Big At Comic-Con

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Prois | Posted 11.12.2011 | Impact

Comic-Con, the annual tour of the imagination related to all-things pop culture, had a strong LGBT presence this year in San Diego. Gay comics won big...