Northern Ireland

Culture

Ireland is more than the border

With the UK's general election on the horizon, photographer Sam Rock and i-D Senior Fashion Editor Max Clark shoot a portfolio of young Irish people with hopes and dreams and concerns and worries that have little to do with Brexit.
Roisin Lanigan
12.2.19
News

same-sex marriage and abortion are now legal in northern ireland

It's a good day for equality.
Alim Kheraj
10.22.19
Photography

the irish youth protesting some of the world's strictest abortion laws

This Saturday thousands gathered in Belfast to demand their right to choose. Photographer Vanessa Ifediora shoots the next generation of activists at the Rally for Choice, bringing the North of Ireland into the 21st Century.
i-D Staff
9.9.19
News

the uk government just voted to extend same-sex marriage and abortion rights to northern ireland

I’m not crying, you’re crying.
Roisin Lanigan
7.9.19
Music

belfast rappers kneecap are reinventing the irish language for a new generation

Since arriving onto the scene in 2017, the trio have gained a cult following for their controversial performances, incendiary lyrics and unapologetic bilingualism.
Roisin Lanigan
6.14.19
Opinion

theresa may doesn’t deserve your sympathy

After the ex-PM announced her resignation today, she was seen crying, which was enough for many people to express their sympathy with her and forget about Yarl's Wood and the Windrush generation.
Roisin Lanigan
5.24.19
News

'now for northern ireland' projections appear on buildings across the uk

One year on from the Repeal vote, Amnesty International teamed up with artist Maser to (literally) put the spotlight on Northern Ireland, where abortion is still illegal.
Roisin Lanigan
5.24.19
News

the uk’s abortion laws are no better than alabama

Amnesty International UK today condemned Alabama’s “horrifying” new abortion regulations, but reminded people to look a little closer to home, where women in Northern Ireland can face life in prison for terminating their pregnancies.
Roisin Lanigan
5.15.19
News

the UN says northern ireland’s abortion laws violate the human rights of women

A United Nations Committee found that the current restrictive abortion laws in Northern Ireland breach the UK’s international human rights obligations.
Roisin Lanigan
3.11.19
Culture

how ‘derry girls’ cemented itself as the best show on british tv

And Irish TV, obviously.
Roisin Lanigan
3.6.19
News

here’s how you can support abortion reform in northern ireland

Abortion is still illegal for Northern Irish women, despite being available in the rest of the UK and the Republic of Ireland. A new bill launched in Parliament could change that.
Roisin Lanigan
10.17.18
News

human rights campaigners lose supreme court appeal over northern ireland’s abortion laws on a legal technicality

But judges still found that the current Northern Irish abortion law violates human rights.
Roisin Lanigan
6.7.18
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