Sophie is Leader of the Womens Equality Party, the UK's newest political party. Walker previously worked as a reporter and an editor for over a decade at Reuters. Her work as a journalist has seen her report on business, politics and trade in Paris, Washington and London and from Iraq, Afghanistan and Pakistan. She runs a blog about being the mother of a daughter with Asperger's syndrome, which became a book, Grace Under Pressure. She also has an advocacy role with the National Autistic Society.