In June, the UK's seven biggest political parties united in an unprecedented show of support, in the wake of reports that the government may roll back trans rights.
The fight for trans rights
The fight for trans rights has reached a pivotal moment. The UK government will soon confirm whether or not it intends to move forward with much-needed reforms to the Gender Recognition Act, streamlining and de-medicalising the process for trans people. But fear-mongering coverage in the press and ill-informed tweets from billionaire fiction authors have stoked fears that Boris Johnson's government will actually roll back hard-won rights.