Power List 2013: CHRIS HUGHES
By Out.com Editors
Publisher and Editor in Chief, The New Republic, 29
This past January, the Facebook cofounder finally unveiled his redesign of The New Republic’s print magazine and website, starting with a cover-story interview of Barack Obama. Though his recent foray into magazine publishing has puzzled many, Hughes’s public profile has risen steadily over the past year, after he wed his college sweetheart, Sean Eldrige, who recently filed paperwork for a 2014 bid for a congressional seat in New York’s Hudson Valley.