In a world filled with headlines about gay marriage, the launch of a magazine for gay men might not be expected to cause a stir. But in conservative Singapore, where criminal law still targets sex between men, Element magazine is so avant-garde that it plans to publish only in the digital world.
“Government licenses were a concern,” says Hirokazu Mizuhara, the magazine’s managing director and a former marketing manager at Harper’s Bazaar in Beijing. “They tend to be particularly conservative when it comes to this sort of content.”
Singapore Gay Magazine Finds a Safe Space – Southeast Asia Real Time – WSJ.