Transgender rights

Fashion

teddy quinlivan continued her fight for trans rights in 2018

Here she reflects on a year spent using her platform to raise awareness, and tells us if she stuck to her last New Year's resolutions.
i-D Team
12.18.18
Fashion

casil mcarthur on finding his voice as the first trans male supermodel

Talking to the 18-year-old about his path to self-actualization and his desire to “start an organization that pays for people’s transgender reconstruction surgeries.”
3.11.17
News

beyoncé speaks out in support of transgender students

As the discriminatory ‘Bathroom Bill’ again rears it’s ugly head, Bey took to Facebook to promote the 100 Days of Kindness campaign.
Charlotte Gush
2.27.17
News

president obama has commuted chelsea manning’s sentence

After serving seven of her 35 year sentence, Chelsea Manning will walk free on May 17.
Wendy Syfret
1.17.17
News

whoopi goldberg is producing a new reality tv show about transgender models

The actress is continuing to use her platform to fight for LGBT rights and visibility.
Hannah Butterworth
5.24.16
News

retailers are showing their support for transgender customers

This International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia, several major chains are letting all their customers know they're welcome.
Wendy Syfret
5.18.16
News

obama orders public schools to let trans students go to the bathroom

In the midst of a heated debate over North Carolina's anti-LGBT bathroom bill, the White House has issued a new set of guidelines aimed at protecting the civil liberties of trans students.
Hannah Ongley
5.14.16
News

loretta lynch gives brilliant speech defending trans rights

US Attorney General issues lawsuit and passionate criticism against North Carolina Bathroom Bill.
i-D Staff
5.12.16
Think Pieces

​four things we can hope the world learns from caitlyn jenner

Why #callmecaitlyn means so much more...
Lynette Nylander
6.3.15
Think Pieces

​mourning the death of transgender teen activist blake brockington

Why are so many transgender teens taking their own lives and what can we do to prevent it?
Meredith Ramirez Talusan
4.13.15
Culture

paris lees is more than a transgender rights activist, she’s the voice of a generation

Spunky and out-spoken, the British broadcaster and journalist is putting her heart and soul into making the world a more accepting place for everyone, because if your dreams don’t scare you they aren’t big enough.
Paul Flynn
4.13.15
Think Pieces

2014, the year the year of… transgender visibility

​You’d have to have been living under a rock to have missed the explosion of transgender voices in public life this past year. Seriously. From Janet Mock’s explosive interview with Piers Morgan in the States, to Kellie Maloney’s very public transition...
Paris Lees
12.29.14