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In Memory Of | Lyra McKee | TEDxStormontWomen

The fight for LGBT equality is a fight for hearts and minds. Lyra McKee argues that changing religious teaching on LGBT people will literally save lives. Lyra McKee is a freelance journalist based in Belfast, Northern Ireland. She has written for publications including BuzzFeed, The Atlantic, and Private Eye. In 2006, she was named Sky News Young Journalist of the Year. In 2016, Forbes Magazine named her one of their 30 under 30 in media in Europe. She is represented by Janklow & Nesbit, a literary agency based in London and New York, and is currently working on her second book, with the first soon to be published. She is also an editor of Mediagazer, a media news site based in Silicon Valley. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at



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