just how queer was 2018?
From Miss Vanjie and #20gayteen, to the advancement of LGBTQ rights around the world and the fight against transphobia, we look back the LGBTQ highs and lows of 2018.
shawn mendes has a point – we need to stop policing male femininity
Our knowledge of gender and sexuality is expanding at breakneck speed, but the Mendes memes prove we still have rigid ideas of what it means to be masculine or to act gay.
meet the ballroom legends of atlanta's underground voguing scene
Leikeli47 and Cakes da Killa headline an extravagant vogue ball in Atlanta — where one of the last great American subcultures has been quietly thriving for decades.
aaron philip is a pioneer for equality in fashion
Making history as the first black, disabled, trans woman to sign to a major modelling agency is all in a day’s work for 17-year-old high schooler Aaron Philip.
james whiteside defies the heteronormative world of ballet
i-D talks to the ballet superstar about his psychosexual dance play, and his Dairy Queens drag persona Ühu Betch.
meet alextbh, malaysia's first queer pop star
The musician discusses what’s it’s like living as a member of the LGBTQ+ community in Malaysia.
what it's like to be black and lgbtq in brazil
Ahead of this weekend's landmark election, i-D meets the artists who want better.
the unbridled joy of the alternative miss world
Alternative Miss World began five decades ago, and has grown to become a fanatical haven of exhibitionism and voyeurism. Returning to London last weekend, we met its founder Andrew Logan.
4 activists react to trump's attack on transgender rights
A leaked memo threatens to change the legal definition of sex to that which is on your birth certificate. However, these trans models, musicians, activists, artists, and their stories #WontBeErased.
respond to the gender recognition act consultation
The consultation closes at 11PM tonight, so now is your last chance.
why accepting my sexuality marked the beginning of my career
And how art school can be a safe space from an unforgiving society.
where are all the transgender men?
As the Gender Recognition Act comes back into the spotlight, author Caspar Baldwin gives a personal account of growing up trans in the UK.
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