MP for Wirral South Alison McGovern hails the progress made towards gender equality, but reflects on the implicit bias that still exists in the battle for universal acceptance.
"Common political thinking has it that we are in the midst of a culture war." Alison McGovern, MP for Wirral South, disagrees.
Labour MP for Wirral South Alison McGovern muses on the state of equality in local government, arguing that we can all take inspiration from events like Pride when it comes to breaking down the invisible barriers of tradition.
"We stand apart. We take battles on. We won’t be told. We are contrary. Gobby. Up for a fight."