Poland

Politics

The ‘Polish Stonewall’ is happening as we speak

It's a key moment in Poland's fight for LGBTQ rights, with protests taking place in Warsaw, Krakow and beyond in response to violent injustice.
Jake Hall
8.18.20
Culture

This coming of age novel explores what it means to be queer in Poland

'Swimming in the Dark' is a sun-soaked love story that rivals 'Call Me By Your Name' and contextualises the struggle for LGBTQ+ rights.
Dane Harrison
7.15.20
News

How you can help LGBT+ people in Poland right now

The country’s population have just re-elected a staunchly conservative leader who supports the oppression of queer and trans folk. They need your support.
Douglas Greenwood
7.14.20
Culture

what's it really like being lgbt in poland?

Following the violent abuse faced by many queer activists in Poland, under the country's right wing Law and Justice Party, we speak to seven young LGBT people in Poland to find out the reality.
Kamila Rymajdo
Heather Glazzard
10.3.19
Culture

inside poland's 90s rave scene

A new exhibition in London celebrates the unique era in Polish culture when communism collapsed and an explosion of free parties and electronic music erupted in its wake.
Emma Finamore
4.26.19
Photography

candid photos that celebrate what it means to be young, polish, and queer

In a country where 70 percent consider same-sex relationships immoral, just living your life as a queer person is an act of defiance.
Ryan White
5.22.18
Culture

the polish version of black mirror might be the best thing on the internet

Even better: it’s all available -- with English subtitles -- to view for free on YouTube now.
Richard Greenhill
4.2.18
Fashion

there’s something about magda

Here's five things you didn’t know you needed to know about Polish designer Magda Butrym.
Tish Weinstock
7.13.17
Photography

revealing photographs of polish immigrant women in belgium

Photographer Maria Baoli explores how four Polish women living in Belgium see and define themselves.
André-Naquian Wheeler
7.11.17
Culture

this photographer shoots the bruises and victories of her all-female roller derby team

In "Bad to the Bone," photographer Weronika Krawczuk captures the ups and downs of her teammates’ lives.
André-Naquian Wheeler
7.7.17
News

anja rubik joins the abortion law protests in poland

The model and activist talks about the fight for women's rights in her home country.
i-D Staff
Milena Liebe
3.13.17
Fashion

polish model sylwia butor on homesickness and why she's proud of abortion bill protestors

Get to know the down-to-earth rising star.
i-D Staff
Aleksandar Zaric
10.13.16
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