TRANS RIGHTS

News

most lgbtq people experience anxiety and depression, a study finds

One in eight have attempted suicide.
Nicole DeMarco
4 days ago
News

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.
Nicole DeMarco
10.25.18
Culture

what’s more important: the transgender community or a lobster?

In this week’s episode of i-D podcast, Fash-ON Fash-OFF, we meet trans activist and author Charlie Craggs​ to discuss her latest campaign #ClawsOutForTrans​​.
Matthew Whitehouse
8.9.18
News

​hari nef says #blacklivesmatter in the fight for trans rights

The model and actress highlights the gulf between the success of white trans celebrities and the violence faced by trans women of colour.
Charlotte Gush
7.27.15
News

why ruby rose changed her mind about sex reassignment surgery

Orange is the New Black’s breakout star discussed saving up for sex reassignment surgery at five, and how growing older helped her feel more comfortable in her own skin.
i-D Staff
7.14.15
News

american girl scouts gave back a $100k anti-trans donation

#ForEVERYGirl means every girl.
Emily Manning
7.2.15
News

caitlyn update: andreja pejic shows support and jon stewart calls out media sexism

The internet’s been awash with the news of Caitlyn Jenner’s “coming out” this week, and with something new developing every day, we bring you the latest in bitesize chunks…
Felicity Kinsella
6.3.15
Fashion

laverne cox says "werk caitlyn!"

The trailblazing actress gets real on beauty standards and the ongoing struggle for trans rights.
Emily Manning
6.3.15
News

this transgender woman is challenging censorship and gender binaries on facebook

Facebook's ludicrous position on nipples exposed.
Tish Weinstock
5.21.15
transgender

​dissecting the trans community’s reaction to bruce jenner

Whilst most were supportive of Bruce Jenner coming out as transgender, some members of the trans community felt the reality star’s privilege overshadowed their needs. As the dust settles on the momentous event, we look at the backlash and pick over the...
Meredith Ramirez Talusan
5.8.15
News

andreja pejic lands a major make-up contract in a breakthrough for trans models

She follows fellow trans model Lea T’s haircare campaign with a campaign for Make Up For Ever.
Stuart Brumfitt
4.22.15
Culture

six trailblazing trans actors to watch

Despite the rise in transgender stories in film and television, trans actors are still rare. We spotlight the exceptions.
Jane Helpern
4.21.15