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Jun 5, 2019

As Harvey Milk said, “We will not win our rights by staying quietly in our closets.” And since the Stonewall Riots and before, queers of all stripes have struggled to find liberation and inclusion in society, fighting their way out of the closets and into every corner of cultural life. Comic book culture is no exception, and given that June is Pride month, we thought we’d take a look at the history of LGBTQ characters in comics. From Comics Code Censorship to the first gay superhero wedding, let your rainbow flags fly as we talk queer comics!