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 is a Labour politician who fought the Sutton and Cheam constituency in the 2015 General Election. She is the world's first politician to be both blind and openly transgender, and is believed to be the first openly transgender person to stand for Parliament.
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- http://www.theguardian.com/society/2015/jan/03/emily-brothers-labours-first-transgender-candidate-interview Decca Aikenhead, "Emily Brothers, Labour’s first transgender candidate: ‘I walked into the sea. Something brought me back’" The Guardian, 3 January 2015
- http://www.yourlocalguardian.co.uk/news/10829860.Blind_Labour_candidate_Emily_Brothers_to_take_on_Coalition_Paul__double_act_/ "Blind Labour candidate Emily Brothers to take on Coalition Paul 'double act'". Your Local Guardian, 24 November 2013}}
- http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2015/02/07/the-world-s-first-blind-trans-politician.html Nico Hines, "The World’s First Blind Trans Politician", The Daily Beast.