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Queer Asians

Daniel Magazine: Redefining the Gay Asian Male (PHOTOS)

JR Tungol | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices
JR Tungol

Christopher Villanueva was frustrated with LGBT media's lack of coverage of the queer Asian community. He felt that if LGBT outlets covered the community at all, the stories painted a picture of a stereotypically effeminate, passive Asian male. That's what drove him to start working on Daniel.

Strengthening My Filipino Pride Through My Gay Pride

JR Tungol | Posted 05.05.2013 | Gay Voices
JR Tungol

When I hit puberty, my homosexuality was something I could not let slip. I did not want to disappoint my traditional Filipino parents, and in that vein, I grew angry toward them and thought that they would never understand my feelings and what I was going through.

'Mr. Wong's Dong Emporium': Racism and the Gay Community

Rev. Patrick S. Cheng, Ph.D. | Posted 11.27.2011 | Gay Voices
Rev. Patrick S. Cheng, Ph.D.

It's hard being a queer person in a predominantly straight and non-transgender world. It's twice as hard, however, to be a queer person of color. We're frequently rendered invisible by the predominantly white LGBT community.