Jeremy Corbyn has urged Labour to support trans rights. Photo: PA
“Freak! Pervert! Show us your c**k!”
The words were spat in my face, the hatred and disgust evident in every strained sinew of the man’s neck.
I looked him in the eye, registering his animosity and continued along Victoria Street to my meeting in Westminster.
For transgender people experiences like this can be a daily occurrence: bigotry, prejudice and lack of education confront them on all sides.
When I was selected as the Labour Party candidate to contest the…
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