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Gay Superheroes

It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s … a gay superhero! Since concerned parents in the 1950s first accused Batman and Robin of modeling a same-sex relationship, there has always been a close association between LGBT identity and superheroes. Something about hiding an identity from the public and having to “pass” as an ordinary person — not to mention the fabulous costumes! Now some superheroes are being portrayed as clearly gay — showing that justice, whether on a cosmic level or an interpersonal one, is something worth fighting for.

Two more queer-inclusive shows are gone.

January 26 2023 12:38 PM

And yes, it was more than just a peck on the forehead...

January 10 2023 11:19 AM

The iconic comic book is on loan from the Library of Congress to newly-elected out politician Robert Garcia.

January 05 2023 5:01 PM

The actor discussed the coverup in a video with GQ.

January 05 2023 4:44 PM

Trans superhero Escapade is joining Marvel's New Mutants, and we have the exclusive solicit!

December 21 2022 2:39 PM

Get ready for even more bisexual mischief!

December 19 2022 2:48 PM
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