LGBTQIA+

Why Stonewall’s Come Out for LGBT Campaign is So Important

“But gay marriage is legal here!” “Stop exaggerating the issue for attention!” “I mean, it’s 2017. We are cool with things like that, now.” If you are part of the LGBT+ community, you’ve likely heard these remarks dozens of times. During my time working for Stonewall as a Young Campaigner, …

Trans Representation in Video Games: We Can Do Better

It’s commonly thought that the first trans character in a video game was Birdo, a recurring pink dinosaur boss in Super Mario Brothers 2 back in 1989. In the manual for the game, she was described as a ‘male who believes she is female’. Not the most flattering of descriptions. …