Peter Tatchell has been campaigning for human rights and social justice for 47 years. Best known for his work promoting and defending LGBT rights, he was a pioneer of the Gay Liberation Front in the 1970s, co-founded the direct action group OutRage! in 1990, and more recently helped spearhead the campaign for same-sex marriage. He is the Director of the Peter Tatchell Foundation, which campaigns for human rights across the world, and has been voted one of the top ten ‘heroes of our time’ by New Statesman readers.?