Based in the UK, Lou joined openDemocracy’s Tracking the Backlash team as a freelance contributor in September 2020, working on our global investigation into the money spent by US conservative groups opposing LGBTQ+ rights around the world. Later, they became a full-time fellow and now reporter for gender and identity, with a particular focus on UK trans rights. Follow them on Twitter (@_LouFerreira). Contact them at: [email protected]
Published in: 50.50: AnalysisAs identidades trans e gênero não-conformista são novas 'tendências'?
Não. E suas histórias são libertadoras para todos, dizem acadêmicos que pesquisam a resistência às normas de gênero
Published in: 50.50: AnalysisAre trans and gender nonconforming identities new ‘trends’?
No – and their histories are liberating for everyone, say academics who have researched resistance to gender norms...
Published in: 50.50: OpinionLGBT people globally are not waiting for ‘white saviours’ to rescue them
But if you watched Netflix’s new documentary ‘Hating Peter Tatchell’, you might think they are. It's one of several...
Published in: ourEconomy: NewsUK taking ‘green’ advice from energy giant suing Dutch for phasing out coal
New British foreign investment council also includes banks with billions invested in fossil fuels, a weapons...
Published in: 50.5010 alternatives to the UK government’s racism report
Here’s a reading list of alternatives to the controversial Sewell report. Hint: they do reveal institutional racism...
Published in: 50.50: NewsUnder-fire UK equalities minister met controversial 'transphobic' group
Rights advocates ‘alarmed’ by meeting with the LGB Alliance, which Ofcom’s chief says is ‘entirely inappropriate’ to...