Edward Siddons

Contributor

Culture

resistance and riots on the streets of hamburg

i-D spent the weekend in Hamburg, as 100,000 people took to the streets to resist the G20 summit.
Edward Siddons
7.11.17
politics

so, what *is* going on with british politics?

It’s a mad, bad confusing time – so we took a second to try and understand what’s happening and what we should be doing to keep the momentum going
Edward Siddons
6.17.17
Arts

photographing life on the margins in LA’s housing projects

Recently nominated for the Deutsche Börse Photography Prize, we take a look at Dana Lixenberg’s photo-epic Imperial Courts, a 20-year-long documentation of a South Central estate.
Edward Siddons
1.14.17
Culture

students shut down central london in protest of education cuts

Facing rising tuition fees, extortionate rents, and zero-hours contracts for academics, protesters marched on Parliament demanding an end to the marketisation of higher education
Edward Siddons
11.21.16
feminism

when feminism becomes a crime

From interrogation for Instagramming to arrests for activism, the Iranian women’s rights movement is under threat.
Edward Siddons
8.24.16
Culture

photographing the egyptian revolution

With Egypt’s young people facing brutal state repression, we speak to photographer Laura El-Tantawy about her images of the 2011 revolution.
Edward Siddons
8.23.16
Culture

photographer tobias zielony captures agency, not disempowerment

With the refugee crisis unresolved and overlooked, we spoke to the acclaimed German photographer Tobias Zielony about his most political work to date.
Edward Siddons
8.4.16
Think Pieces

chelsea manning exposes the hypocrisy of lgbt and mental health progress in the usa

As reports surface that Chelsea Manning may face criminal charges for a suicide attempt, we examine Obama’s limited progress on LGBT issues, prison reform and mental health.
Edward Siddons
7.30.16
Culture

​pride and the politics of partying

What’s Pride really about and where did it come from?
Edward Siddons
6.25.16
LGBT

why the world needs to unite in the fight for lgbt rights

After attending UCL’s recent Queer Wars panel, we reflect on the explosive impact queerness has on international relations and ponder how we can ensure basic sexual rights for all.
Edward Siddons
5.31.16
Culture

queering the middle east

Khalid Abdel-Hadi, founder of the Middle East's leading LGBT magazine My.Kali, is carving a new space for queer culture in the Arabic world.
Edward Siddons
5.25.16
Culture

meet the queer performance troupe blending shakespeare and sex

Naked Boys Reading are revitalising classic literature and dissecting male body image through naked performance.
Edward Siddons
4.28.16
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