equality

News

scotland is going to be the first country to make pads and tampons free for all students

The £5.2 million scheme is a major step in eradicating period poverty, which sees hundreds of thousands of young women struggle to afford basic sanitary products.
Georgie Wright
8.30.18
News

this journalist just became pakistan’s first transgender news anchor

The station owner made a point to stress her appointment was made on merit, not gender.
Matthew Whitehouse
3.27.18
Music

why did resident advisor just kill their dj poll?

Their annual ranking of DJs has been a huge deal for the electronic music industry. We look at the interesting and important reasons behind the decision.
Felicity Martin
12.1.17
the sounding off issue

and then god created tommy

Tommy Genesis talks identity and sexuality in a remarkably frank and beautifully-written essay and shares a brand new work, A Free Freestyle for Anyone to Perform, exclusively for i-D.
Tommy Genesis
10.25.17
News

after 50 years of fighting, northern ireland’s abortion rights movement finally has its day in court

And at the awards.
Roisin Lanigan
10.24.17
Beauty

rina sawayama: there's a problem with the east asian women in madonna's beauty ad

Madonna’s MDNA Skin launched with a video of her and Josh "The Fat Jew" Ostrovsky being pampered by silent East Asian women. Fellow musician Rina Sawayama called her out on Twitter, and tells i-D why this trope must die.
Rina Sawayama
9.29.17
Think Pieces

trans model teddy quinlivan shares a brave and empowering message

Last week, during NYFW spring/summer 18, US model Teddy Quinlivan posted a video with CNN in which she publicly revealed her transgender identity. Motivated by both personal and political reasons, here she opens up and speaks out about her journey.
Teddy Quinlivan
9.25.17
News

germany has finally legalised same-sex marriage

TGIFRIGAY.
Georgie Wright
6.30.17
LGBT

model and trans activist carmen carrera wants to spread trans awareness

From gay to drag to trans, the former RuPaul’s Drag Race star shares her journey.
Tish Weinstock
6.20.17
feminism

exclusive: rose mcgowan on why going bald is the ultimate feminist battle cry

In an exclusive excerpt from her upcoming memoir BRAVE, bullshit-free screen queen Rose McGowan recalls the inspiring reason she buzzed off her ‘Barbie hair.'
Rose McGowan
6.20.17
Film

smashing records and subverting stereotypes: how wonder woman is sexy, but not born yesterday

Gal Gadot’s Wonder Woman is strong, beautiful and naive – but that’s not standing in the way of her feminist superpower.
Sophie Wilkinson
6.20.17
Music

6 girls making art that will make you feel less alone

Art Hoe Collective curator Anajah Hamilton told us about her told favourite artists and musicians — the ones making videos to lie in bed and cry to and songs that have all the real feels.
Anajah Hamilton
6.13.17
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