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munroe bergdorf opens up about facial feminisation

Ahead of the launch of her new Channel 4 special What Makes a Woman? the trans activist reflects on the politics of facial feminisation and the controversy surrounding her recent appearance on Channel 4’s Genderquake: The Debate.
Amelia Abraham
5.15.18
beauty

munroe bergdorf wants brands to get radical and stop thinking about themselves

Ahead of next week’s Needs x UN Women HeForShe event, model, activist and HeForShe advocate Munroe Bergdorf opens up about the gender politics of beauty and power of radical social change.
Tish Weinstock
2.27.18
Fashion

backstage at gypsy sport's radical nyfw show, with munroe bergdorf and a 10-year-old drag star

Rio Uribe inducted some newer faces into the GS fam this season. Trans activist Munroe Bergdorf made her NYFW debut (in pink ombré hair) alongside pop prodigy Shamir and 'drag kid' Desmond.
i-D Staff
2.13.18
Fashion

be good, be kind, be 2018

To round off the year, we asked a handful of people we were inspired by in 2017 to give us their advice for a good, kind, happy, empowered, strong, loud and proud 2018. Here’s what they each had to say.
i-D Staff
12.26.17
be good, be kind, be 2018

munroe bergdorf is reminding you not to let others define you in 2018

Be yourself and love yourself. The model changed the game this year and wants you to do the same.
i-D Staff
12.23.17
Culture

why we need stronger lgbt+ representation in advertising

It’s probably not a massive shock that LGBT+ people are woefully under represented in advertising -- and then there’s the sad fact that the most complained about advert of 2016 was a builder in heels. So what’s being done to change this? We find out.
Greg French
12.9.17
News

munroe bergdorf criticises nivea for advertising 'fairer skin' to african women

The model and activist is not happy about a new commercial for skin lightening cream.
André-Naquian Wheeler
10.19.17
News

munroe bergdorf is the newest face of illamasqua

Illamasqua was “angered” by L'Oréal’s decision to fire the transgender model over her comments calling out racism.
Anastasia McInerney
9.14.17
News

l’oréal loses another spokesmodel, clara amfo, after firing munroe bergdorf

The spokesmodel has quit in response to the beauty giant's firing of Munroe Bergdorf, who spoke out about institutional racism.
Anastasia McInerney
9.8.17
News

transgender activist munroe bergdorf responds to l’oreal’s decision to fire her

The brand cut ties with their first trans model following her Facebook post about racism.
Georgie Wright
9.2.17