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Emily Brothers

Emily Brothers was parliamentary candidate for Sutton and Cheam in 2015 and London assembly candidate in 2016. She was Labour’s first transgender candidate for Westminster or devolved assembly.

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Before diversity can flourish

Emily Brothers

It is true enough that much of the electorate don’t recognise people like themselves in politics. They do not hear authentic voices that connect with their lived experience. Politicians talk incessantly about reflecting Britain better, but they remain blinkered to the exclusionary policy and practice that prohibits progress. This will only change with a renewed…