Gay Pride


seoul celebrates 20 years of pride

i-D talked to some of the joyful and defiant attendees to find out why it’s so important to show pride in South Korea.
Cheryl Santos

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 ad of 2016 was a builder in heels. So what’s being done to change this? We find out.
Greg French
Think Pieces

the uk's best gay club opens one weekend a year, in a field in somerset

Traditionally the playground of liberated hippies, old rockers, druids and bearded musos, in 2007 Glastonbury introduced a new space: Block 9. Inside, a three-story NYC block was built and behind its facade lay the ultimate gay club.
Paul Flynn
Think Pieces

britain has more openly queer politicians than anywhere (even canada)

But that’s only part of the story. There’s a long way to go before we can feel progressive, considering there have been no elected trans politicians here, ever.
Sophie Wilkinson

the creator of the gay pride rainbow flag has passed away

Activist and artist Gilbert Baker created the original flag in 1978 to encourage other gay and lesbian individuals to be open and proud of who they were.
Wendy Syfret

young america is more queer than ever, says new glaad study

GLAAD’s third annual Accelerating Acceptance report declares that Americans aged 18-34 are ‘igniting an identity revolution.’
Hannah Ongley

gareth pugh, princess julia, ed marler and more show their #absolutpride

Partnering with the vodka brand, bespoke bottles have been designed by London's best and brightest designers in aid of Gay Pride this weekend!
Lynette Nylander

orlando proves we need pride more than ever

The horrific attacks in Orlando yesterday show us how much work is still to be done to fight homophobia, and that we all need to stand together to do it.
Jacob Hall

has commercialisation ruined gay pride?

We make the case for a new, inclusive, DIY vision for gay protest and visibility.
Scottee Scottee

marching with tears in our eyes at istanbul pride

No one expected to be greeted with open arms or bouquets of roses, but we hardly believed we'd be blasted with tear gas and water cannons.
La JohnJoseph
Think Pieces

what’s happened to the australian same-sex marriage debate?

We've held out on gay marriage for a long time now, and the recent US decision is making Australia the lame duck of the western world.
Alan Weedon

my i-D: supermodel josephine skriver speaks out on growing up as a rainbow baby

You may recognise Danish supermodel Josephine Skriver from magazine covers, campaigns for Gucci, Armani or DKNY (delete as appropriate) or pretty much any catwalk under the sun - take your pick. But what you might not know is that Josephine grew up in...
Tish Weinstock