america

News

california has become the first state to ban discrimination based on natural hair

In a landmark bill, the state has prohibited employers from enforcing rules that disproportionately impact black Americans.
Liam Hess
7.4.19
Culture

how home invasion horror made america face its own shadow

Movies like 'Us', 'Don't Breath' and 'The Purge' provide allegories of America as a place where wealth is hoarded, violence is indigenous and the outsider is always suspicious.
Amy Roberts
4.11.19
News

'love island' is getting an american remake

CBS is developing a U.S. version of the insanely popular British reality show.
Hannah Ongley
8.9.18
News

sacha baron cohen’s new series is “perhaps the most dangerous show in the history of television”

It features the former Vice President of the United States signing a waterboarding kit.
Georgie Wright
7.9.18
Culture

punk, sex and moral panic: the hidden history of 80s cinema

As a season of films exploring the other side of Reagan's America takes place London’s BFI, curator James Bell shines a light on the filmmakers who strove to keep the flame of the New Hollywood burning.
James Bell
5.16.18
Photography

my year in photos... by olivia bee

From house parties in Portland to roadtrips across California, Olivia Bee's hazy images are soaked in youthful Americana.
i-D Staff
1.4.18
Culture

wise words on modern gay america with armistead maupin

The pioneering author of Tales of the City talks to i-D about queer liberation, Trump and the enchanting nature of RuPaul’s Drag Race.
Douglas Greenwood
11.24.17
Music

lana del rey is done with american flags thanks to trump

The National Anthem singer opens up about the difficulty of being patriotic under President Trump.
Hannah Ongley
7.20.17
Music

zayn malik recounts being racially profiled by american airport security touring with 1D

'They kept me there for three hours, questioning me about all kinds of crazy stuff. I was 17, my first time in America, jet-lagged off the plane, confused.'
Isabelle Hellyer
6.22.17
News

jordan peele's next project sounds even scarier than get out

Peele and J.J. Abrams are turning Lovecraft Country into an HBO horror series set in 50s Jim Crow America.
Hannah Ongley
5.17.17
Art

charting the political, social and economic upheaval of 30s america through art

As Grant Wood's American Gothic arrives in England for the first time, we step inside America After the Fall, the brand new exhibition at The Royal Academy.
Matthew Whitehouse
2.23.17
Fashion

​pervy macs and cowboy tailoring: the downlow on raf simons’ calvin klein debut

A$AP Rocky, Millie Bobby Brown, Sofia Coppola and more watch as Raf delivers a sequel to own label’s love letter to the America that lives on in our dreams.
Charlotte Gush
2.10.17
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