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
10.24.18
Culture

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

In this week’s episode of the i-D podcast, we meet activist and author Charlie Craggs​ to discuss her latest campaign #ClawsOutForTrans​​.
Matthew Whitehouse
8.10.18
Think Pieces

trans activist hunter schafer on why she's fighting for much more than bathrooms

Yesterday, North Carolina nominally repealed HB2, the state's so-called 'bathroom bill.' But the compromising conditions of the deal still leave the transgender community vulnerable to discrimination. On Transgender Day of Visibility, 18-year-old...
Hunter Schafer
3.31.17
News

is the petition to ‘drop the t’ from ‘lgbt’ transphobic?

An anonymous change.com petition argues the all-inclusive acronym is ‘regressive and actually hostile to the goals of women and gay men.’
Alice Newell-Hanson
11.11.15
News

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

#ForEVERYGirl means every girl.
Emily Manning
7.1.15
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

what trans activists really think about 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 examine the reactions.
i-D Staff
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
TRANS RIGHTS

after the tipping point: what do trans people want next?

Trans visibility might be on the up, but there's still a long way to go. Paris Lees investigates.
i-D Staff
4.20.15