Richie Jackson

Author

http://richiejackson.me

Richie Jackson is the author of the book Gay Like Me published by HarperCollins, an opinion columnist for The Advocate, and an award-winning Broadway, television, and film producer who produced the Tony Award-nominated Harvey Fierstein’s Torch Song on Broadway and executive produced Showtime’s Nurse Jackie (Emmy and Golden Globe nominee for “Best Comedy Series”) for seven seasons. As an alumnus of NYU, he endows a program at his alma mater to train the next generation of LGBTQ+ activists called the Richie Jackson LGBTQ+ Service Fellows. He and his husband, Jordan Roth, were honored with The Trevor Project’s 2016 Trevor Hero Award. They are the proud parents of two extraordinary sons.

Displaying stories 1-22 of 22 in total
Community//

Harvey Fierstein’s voice has always been singular

by Richie Jackson
Community//

But All I Can Think About Is You on World AIDS Day

by Richie Jackson
Community//

What We Can Do

by Richie Jackson
Community//

Introducing Pride Resolutions

by Richie Jackson
Community//

Don’t Trump Parents

by Richie Jackson
Community//

Out with Openly

by Richie Jackson
Community//

The Grim Reminder to ‘Never Forget’

by Richie Jackson
Community//

To a Kind and Moral New Year

by Richie Jackson
Community//

My Prayer for the New Year

by Richie Jackson
Community//

The Continuing Need to ACT UP

by Richie Jackson
Community//

What Do I Do With This Hate?

by Richie Jackson
Community//

Healing the PTSD in LGBTQ

by Richie Jackson
PeopleImages/ Getty Images
Thriving in the New Normal//

Devising a Plan for Mourning in America

by Richie Jackson
Community//

The Wall America Needs Is Between Church and State

by Richie Jackson
Fizkes/ Shutterstock
Thriving in the New Normal//

In Gay We Trust: My Commencement Address for All Queer College Graduates

by Richie Jackson
Thriving in the New Normal//

Managing Our Feelings During This Crisis

by Richie Jackson
Community//

Take Care of Yourself and Each Other

by Richie Jackson
By Ink Drop/Shutterstock
Wisdom//

Why Civic Engagement Is Vital to Being a Good Ally

by Richie Jackson
Community//

This Parent’s Prayer

by Richie Jackson
Community//

Don’t Diminish Yourself To Fit At The Thanksgiving Table

by Richie Jackson
Community//

Be the Person Someone Can Come Out to

by Richie Jackson
Community//

Introducing “Gay Like Me”

by Richie Jackson
We use cookies on our site to give you the best experience possible. By continuing to browse the site, you agree to this use. For more information on how we use cookies, see our Privacy Policy.