equality

News

scotland is going to be the first country to make pads and tampons free for all students

The $6.7 million scheme is a major step in eradicating period poverty, which sees hundreds of thousands of young women struggle to afford basic sanitary products.
Georgie Wright
8.30.18
News

this journalist just became pakistan’s first transgender news anchor

TL;DR: progress.
Matthew Whitehouse
3.27.18
the sounding off issue

and then god created tommy

Tommy Genesis talks identity and sexuality in a remarkably frank and beautifully written essay and shares a brand new work, "A Free Freestyle for Anyone to Perform," exclusively for i-D.
Tommy Genesis
10.25.17
equality

watch: girls around the world lip sync to beyoncé for day of the girl

#FreedomForGirls
Roisin Lanigan
10.11.17
Beauty

rina sawayama talks about the representation of east asian women in fashion

Madonna’s MDNA Skin launched with a video of her and Josh "The Fat Jew" Ostrovsky being pampered by silent East Asian women. Musician Rina Sawayama called her out on Twitter, and tells i-D why this trope must die.
Rina Sawayama
9.29.17
Culture

the powerful story behind black lives matter

Patrisse Cullors and Janaya Khan, the activists behind global equality movement Black Lives Matter, share their story.
Patrisse Cullors
Janaya Khan
9.18.17
Think Pieces

were the spice girls the most sexually progressive group of the 90s?

In honor of the 20th anniversary of 'Spice World,' we look back at one of the greatest girls groups of all time.
Anne T. Donahue
8.15.17
Film

5 unmissable female-directed documentaries from 2017

Take a look through the female-directed documentaries you have to see this year.
Alexandra Pollard
7.20.17
LGBT

model and activist carmen carrera wants to spread trans awareness

From gay to drag to trans, the former "RuPaul’s Drag Race" star shares her journey.
Tish Weinstock
6.20.17
Fashion

are we really on the path to model diversity?

Reflecting our diverse world isn't a complicated undertaking, as new-gen designers are proving — but will the shift towards industry equality keep going?
Jack Moss
4.3.17
activism

why safe spaces for lgbtu-identifying youth need to be protected

To commemorate International Transgender Day of Visibility, trans writer and activist Freiya Benson explores the effects of youth service cuts on LGBTU-identifying young people, and asks the all-important question: what can we do next?
Freiya Benson
3.31.17
News

new york shows were the most diverse this fashion month

For the first time ever, no all-white shows were recorded, and New York also recorded the highest number of trans models on the runway.
Charlotte Gush
3.17.17
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