Queer Journalist and LGBT Rights Activist Lyra McKee Killed in a Terrorist Incident in Northern Ireland

Lyra McKee, a 29-year-old journalist and LGBT-rights advocate from Northern Ireland, was shot dead on April 18 while covering a riot in Derry.


Her death, which rocked the journalism community, has been attributed to terrorists.


“Lyra was a ball of energy, passion and wit. To know her even a little was an...