I’ve just known that Karen Traviss, known for her Star Wars novels, will be writing a new G.I. Joe series from IDW.
She was the first writer to included a gay couple in the Star Wars Universe, the Mandalorians Goran Beviin and Medrit Vasur and I think G.I. Joe is a franchise that really needs some diversity too.
I’ve just send her a message on her site telling her how important it was for me to see gay characters in Star Wars and asking her to include gay characters in G.I. Joe.
It would be very interesting if you could also send her a message asking the same thing. We need to tell the writers how important representation is. So, please, if you can, write her. Here is the adress: