Katherine Hearst is a writer, film maker and organiser. After graduating from the RCA in 2015, she has directed 3 animated shorts that have featured on the BBC and Sky Arts. Around her creative work, Katherine has worked as climate strike organiser in collaboration with BP or not BP activists and members of BECTU and PCS. In the run up to the 2019 elections she coordinated voter registration drives across the UK in collaboration with a network of campaigners.
Published in: Home: FeatureRevealed: How climate crisis is leaving UK gig workers out in the heat
As temperatures reached 40C in July, food couriers had to put themselves at risk or lose vital work
Published in: ourEconomyCOVID-19 and the garment industry’s invisible hands
The pandemic has unveiled an opaque global supply chain that is propped up by exploited labour and a quagmire of...
Published in: ourEconomy: OpinionThe coronavirus has exposed the dangers of an economy built on insecurity
The outbreak has shown that we are only as safe as the most vulnerable in society. When many workers lack basic...