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How a manicure can help you campaign for trans rights

This comic is part of Charlie Cragg’s Nail Transphobia editorial takeover. To read Charlie’s editors letter and find out more about her work, life and activist campaigns, click here.

Charlie’s own brand of activism — fabulous activism — has always been about engaging real people in tiny acts that spur on concrete change. From her international Nail Transphobia campaign, in which the Charlie takes a pop up nail salon across countries and counties to educate the masses on trans rights, to her latest campaign #ClawsOutForTrans campaigning for a trans flag emoji and hijacking the lobster symbol in the process.

Below, non binary Moll St. Clair illustrates the step by step essence of both Charlie’s campaigns, breaking out of echo chambers, and supporting marginalised communities from the convenience of your smart phone screen….