peace week

peace week

the raw power movement want to be the first port of call for tomorrow’s activists

“If you’re not fighting it, you’re part of the problem.”
Roisin Lanigan
1.28.18
peace week

we skyped the 16-year-old saving the world one bird at a time

“Who are you to tell me what I can and can't talk about?” Mya-Rose is on a mission to get young people interested in nature, and change the world while she’s at it. Not bad for a 15-year-old.
Georgie Wright
1.26.18
peace week

9 queer activists on powering up the community

Brilliant LGBTQIA+ activists on the ways they create spaces and take action to liberate the community. We’ve come far, but, as Celine Dion once sang, there’s miles to go before we sleep.
Tom Rasmussen
1.26.18
Culture

activist adam eli wants to protect queer people around the world

The founder of Voices 4 Chechnya talks to i-D about how to form a successful organization, taking inspiration from the ACT UP movement, and what nonviolent direct action is.
André-Naquian Wheeler
1.25.18
peace week

the world needs more artists like diamond stingily

Responding to everything from surveillance to the structures that control our lives, Chicago-born artist and poet Diamond Stingily's work is important, necessary and, most importantly, exciting.
Francesca Gavin
1.25.18
Fashion

in 2003, i-d asked artists like alexander mcqueen and tracey emin to share images of peace

As we celebrate Peace Week, we throw back to a selection of images from our 2003 Action Issue. Curated by i-D co-founder Tricia Jones, it features some of our best loved contributors and collaborators as they share their ideas and thoughts on peace.
i-D Staff
1.25.18
peace week

“we don’t need to compromise on our femininity to be taken seriously” – free periods founder amika george offers her notes on being a woman

The trailblazing teenager and Free Periods founder on human bodies, being a grown-up and the illusion of being cool.
Tish Weinstock
1.25.18
Music

transgender pop star haiifa magic is breaking down biases in the arab world

We spoke to Haiffa about how she refuses to let societal standards silence her.
Bo Hanna
1.24.18
peace week

we did a fashion shoot with brooke candy over skype

Palestinian artist Shukri Lawrence has loved Freaky Prince$$ rapper Brooke Candy since he was 14. So we said, why don’t you just phone her up over Skype and do a bonkers fashion shoot?
Shukri Lawrence
1.24.18
peace week

“to deny my people is to deny peace itself, period” – reem kawasmi

As part of 18-year-old Palestinian artist Shukri Lawrence’s Peace Week takeover, he asked his friend Reem Kawasmi to share a poem that hopes for freedom and harmony.
Reem Kawasmi
1.24.18
peace week

what’s life like in the largest syrian refugee camp in the world?

23-year-old Palestinian refugee Omar Braika is documenting the stories of those in the Zaatari Syrian refugee camp of Jordan.
Shukri Lawrence
1.24.18
peace week

the pros and cons of being political in the workplace

It’s Peace Week here at i-D, and ideas of achieving peace are tied up with politics, and politics is everywhere, and we’re always at work. So here's a little guide to being politically active in the workplace.
Clementine de Pressigny
1.24.18
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