Drew-Shane Daniels

Drew-Shane Daniels is the editor-in-chief of MUSED. He is also a contributing writer for other sites to help pay his student loans. And a branding and content strategist. He loves tacos, dark liquor and Dr. Pepper.


Writing The Final Post, Fin.

After writing this post over and over again, I knew trying to find the words only makes this moment difficult and more real. From the text messages, social media shout outs and emails, I knew…


Call For New Writers – Who’s Down?

As one of the leading online publications for black gay men, MUSED Magazine Online is looking for a few new writers who are just as obsessed with current events and unapologetic like us.  MUSED aims to generate stimulating discussions…


The FDA Still Doesn’t Want Gay Blood

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced last week that it would recommend replacing the outdated lifetime blood donation ban for gay and bisexual men (MSM) with a one year deferral period. Prior to giving…


Where Do Blacks Stand As The Immigration Crisis Grows?

Vice President Joe Biden was quickly met with protests from young Latino and immigration rights demonstrators, yelling “Stop deporting our families” during the 2014 Netroots Nation conference in Detroit. When interrupted from his speech, Biden…


The Audacity Of Black Gay Rappers

With the recent viral debuts of acts of Freaky Boiz, Young Fly Red and Le1f, the question that quickly comes to mind is what role will black gay rappers play portraying black gay men? Most…