activism

News

There’s deranged, and then there’s this activist gameshow

What better way to make meaningful change than pitting worthy causes against each other and crowning a winner?
Douglas Greenwood
9.10.21
Opinion

Why voter ID is terrible for democracy

It’s about race, class and power.
Athian Akec
9.2.21
Culture

The queer and trans activists on the forefront of Bogotá’s protests

In support of 'El Paro Nacional', a movement protesting the conservative government, queer organizers are twerking and voguing for Colombia's future.
E.R. Pulgar
8.4.21
Opinion

When everyone is an activist online, is anyone?

The rise of ‘topical activism’ means we're jumping from movement to movement without creating real change.
Ella Glover
8.3.21
Photography

Kadar Small’s tender portrait of Black men ‘just existing’ in New York City

"My Brotha" documents everyday moments — at the barbershop or the basketball court — to overturn the hardened stereotype of growing up in urban areas.
Juliana Ukiomogbe
6.18.21
activism

Photographs from the Brooklyn Liberation action to protect trans youth

We spoke to the organizers about America's "state of emergency" fighting anti-trans violence and what liberation means to them.
Ashley Tyner
6.17.21
activism

Christina Adane is the young activist fighting food poverty

Before Marcus Rashford brought the issue to national attention, the 17-year-old campaigner from south London was already changing the system.
Emmanuel Onapa
6.11.21
activism

Watch Céline Semaan and Sophia Li’s new show dismantling the binary view of climate action

Céline Semaan and Sophia Li's new series 'All of the Above' empowers us to imagine fresh perspectives on climate change.
Sara Radin
4.15.21
Photography

Adedamola Odetara's portraits celebrate the strength of queer Lagosians

"We need to get more stories out. It is important that people see that, amidst all the chaos, queer Nigerians are still able to find ways to thrive."
Nelson C.J.
4.8.21
Art

Trans art is essential: 5 trans+ artists who refuse to be made invisible

“It is essential for the next generation of trans+ kids that we carve out as many routes through the world as possible.”
Radam Ridwan
3.31.21
activism

Photos from NYC’s vigil for victims of Asian hate

Ryan Razon went down to Union Square at the weekend.
i-D Staff
3.22.21
activism

Tiktok users are encouraging a community response to gendered violence

Creators on the app are sharing their experiences, safety tips and ways to combat increased violence against women.
Laura Pitcher
3.18.21
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