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Culture

what does it mean to be butch in 2018?

With comedian Hannah Gadsby's 'Nanette' being heralded by many as a watershed moment for the industry, let’s hear it for the women who have taken the bold step of poaching the best bits of masculinity for themselves.
Sophie Wilkinson
7.30.18
News

amandla stenberg reveals her first lesbian crushes to king princess

The teen actor/activist has officially come out as gay in an illuminating interview.
Hannah Ongley
6.19.18
Music

evvol's new video has too much queer sex for youtube and vimeo

dark-wave duo evvol push the boundaries of music videos with the new video for their track 'Release Me'
Hanna Hanra
6.5.18
New York

this coming-of-age lesbian love story from the 90s is a forgotten gem

20 years after it was released, All Over Me -- which features a riot grrrl heavy soundtrack -- still packs an emotional punch. Here’s why you should watch it now.
Oliver Lunn
7.31.17
Film

why are airlines showing carol without all the same-sex kissing?

It's kind of a big part of the critically lauded lesbian film.
Emily Manning
8.8.16
tv

why does tv keep killing its gay female characters?

Following serious fan backlash against a series of recent primetime queer slashings, we survey TV’s LGBT landscape.
Emily Manning
4.8.16
LGBT

catherine opie on documenting san francisco's lesbian leather scene

The legendary photographer discusses what it means to represent your community.
Alice Newell-Hanson
2.11.16
Fashion

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, or pretty much any catwalk under the sun. But what you might not know is that Josephine grew up in an LGBTQ family, with her mother being a...
Tish Weinstock
5.19.15
Film

london’s lgbt festival announces line-up

The UK’s biggest LGBT film festival – now named “Flare” – will kick off in March.
Stuart Brumfitt
2.19.15
Think Pieces

being bisexual isn't the same as being straight or gay, so why does no one talk about how it differs?

Okay, so it’s a lot more fun to act out your sexual orientation in a club at 3am than to sit around talking about it. But if you feel passionate about your personal politics, it’s also important to have your say. And I’ll say this; why don’t we talk...
Amelia Abraham
6.27.14
Think Pieces

two dads are better than one - the rise in same sex parenting

With Gay Pride coming up this weekend and the same-sex marriage ban having been abolished in England and Wales, we explore how having two dads is not as unusual as it used to be. Increasing numbers of gay couples are choosing to have children...
i-D Team
6.25.14