Director, Courageous Inclusion, evosis Limited.
Layla Moran MP recently came out as pansexual to a cacophony of liberal responses of ‘this isn’t news’.
This is rooted in a misguided belief that it’s a supportive comment, ‘it (who we are in a relationship with) doesn’t matter’, ‘we can love who we want’. But in the U.K. in 2020 it does still matter. Also these comments are rooted in a heteronormative narrative which are making the homophobic and transphobic culture worse not better. Here’s why...