Join the Young Fabians for an in conversation with Karen Holden and Lily Madigan about the current state of trans rights in the UK, and how we can create a more inclusive policy framework for the trans community. The event will consist of a panel interview with the guests, followed by a Q&A with the online attendees.
Karen Holden is the Managing Director and Founder of the law firm A City Law Firm, and vocal advocate for LGBTQI+ rights in the workplace. She has worked with the Albert Kennedy Trust on creating opportunities for LGBTQI+ led businesses, which earned her an Albert Award, and has defended trans people in high profile discrimination cases.
Lily Madigan is a trans activist and Labour Party campaigner. She was the first openly trans woman to hold the post of women’s officer for a CLP, is the women’s office for Labour Students, and is a vocal advocate for trans rights within the Labour Party. She took legal action against her school for their transphobic arts, and has fought a long battle against online abuse ever since developing a public profile. She was listed as one of Teen Vogue’s ’21 under 21’ in 2018.
Interviewing them will be Carolina Saludes, current Young Fabians Vice-Chair and outgoing podcast producer.
For those unable to join on Thursday, the event will be recorded and uploaded to Youtube and the YF Podcast.
You can register for the Zoom event here.
July 23, 2020 at 5:30pm - 7pm
Carolina Saludes ·