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GAY AND GRAY: LGBTQIA+ ISSUES FACING SENIORS (CELEBRATION OF PRIDE MONTH) FORUM - Shared screen with speaker view
Letitia Ochoa
26:46
Hi everyone. All is well.
Henrietta Bensussen
27:06
great music for an opener.
Suzi Goldmacher
27:40
From Suzi in Oakland, Saw him in person on Castro Street at the fair
*Jason Weisz
27:49
If anyone would like to connect with the Office of Pro Tem Atkins, please feel free to reach out. Jason.Weisz@Sen.CA.gov Thank you for having us join you!
cordell hindler
28:09
I agree Hernrietta
Henrietta Bensussen
28:41
we need more music in our lives for sure.
Karen Reside
29:22
More sparkle for everyone! Karen, Long Beach Gray panthers.
cordell hindler
29:32
I agree, I like it's Raining Men
Ellyn Bloomfield
29:45
I saw that show in the Castro also!
Elizabeth Pataki
35:57
What is the A in the LGB?I E
*Ellen DEBACHRILEY
36:15
ally
California Alliance for Retired Americans
36:20
@Elizabeth the next presentation will explain :)
California Alliance for Retired Americans
41:32
Thank you Senator!
cordell hindler
42:00
I agree, thank you Senator
Eileen Berkun
45:40
Q can also be for “questioning,” A for “allies.”
Gwendolyn Booze
56:34
Excellent presentation from Bill and Susan!!!
cordell hindler
57:06
thank you Bill and Susan for the work that you put into
Suzi Goldmacher
57:09
Wonderful history presentation
Karen Reside
57:45
Great job Susan and Bill!
cordell hindler
58:16
kudos to Susan and Bill
Bill Klinke
58:38
Bill and Susan thanks for the historical overview. Great summary.
cordell hindler
59:09
Susan and Bill, great Presentation
Myron Wollin
59:19
Wonderful presentation Bill and Susan!
cordell hindler
59:46
agree,
Pat CUll
59:49
Thanks, Susan and Bill!
Ellyn Bloomfield
01:00:40
Mr. Woyames - So poignant and heartfelt - thank you for sharing!
Tish Ochoa
01:00:56
Thank you George
*Bill Sive
01:01:08
Thank you George!
cordell hindler
01:01:08
Thank you George, I was Moved
Karen Reside
01:01:15
Mr. Woyames - You are amazing. Thank you for sharing.
Gwendolyn Booze
01:01:19
So much pain. Thank You for sharing your experience. You are such a beautiful gay man and you make me so proud. I love you and thank you George.
Tina Martin
01:01:40
That was a very moving testimony, George. Thank you.
Marinell Daniel
01:01:53
George, Thank you for your honesty and strength.
Cynthia Landry
01:02:45
Thank You, George, a wonderful presentation!
cordell hindler
01:02:57
George, I felt afraid of coming out to my Family. but with the grace of God, I did learn to Express myself
Elizabeth Pataki
01:04:38
Thank you George, All life and love are one. E
Tish Ochoa
01:04:59
Thank you Jackie
cordell hindler
01:05:08
Thank you Jackie
Karen Reside
01:05:09
Jackie! you are so inspiring!
Ellyn Bloomfield
01:05:09
Thank you, Jackie, for taking such risks!
Carol Garvey (she/her)
01:09:02
Same problem for all of us.
cordell hindler
01:09:58
I was afraid of being humiliated by people who would call me Queer
Jenni Chang
01:10:22
Thank you to all the speakers for sharing your personal experiences, WOW.
*Ellen DEBACHRILEY
01:10:43
Thanks Windsor for expressing so much of what a lot of us struggle with
cordell hindler
01:10:53
I was moved by the testimony Jenni.
Tish Ochoa
01:11:07
Thank you Windsor
Michael Lyon
01:12:06
Windsor's story is so interesting in the sense of continuing development later in life life. Wow.
Tish Ochoa
01:17:38
Thank you Bob
Karen Reside
01:18:01
Windsor - Beautiful story!
Karen Reside
01:18:29
Bob, thank you for being you!
*Ellen DEBACHRILEY
01:19:03
Bob, your courage and advocacy is inspiring
cordell hindler
01:20:01
Bob, in the words of Rupaul, you are FIERCE
Bill Klinke
01:21:18
Bob, I love the Pride at Work story. My former boss at OPEIU Local 3, Nancy Wohlforth co-founded Pride at Work with Howard Wallace at SEIU #250.
Tish Ochoa
01:25:36
Thank you Karen
cordell hindler
01:26:28
good story Karen
*Ellen DEBACHRILEY
01:26:47
Karen, you are an icon!
cordell hindler
01:27:21
you are wonderful Karen
Carol Garvey (she/her)
01:30:57
WOW!
cordell hindler
01:31:03
I salute you both
Tish Ochoa
01:31:06
Thank you Col. Pat and Barb
California Alliance for Retired Americans
01:35:29
INFO@CALIFORNIAALLIANCE.ORG
Jodi Reid
01:35:37
lgbtq task force for CARA: sign up at info@californiaalliance.org
California Alliance for Retired Americans
01:35:41
PLEASE EMAIL US! :)
California Alliance for Retired Americans
01:37:40
PLEASE VISIT OUR CARA LGBTQIA+ RESOURCE PAGE: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Ez9-Jp0bXKlzJyJkkcdkrHJE7UeWTR8lueBCYpe6KYs/edit
Ellyn Bloomfield
01:38:13
This is why Diversity Equity and Inclusion training should be mandatory for ALL Californians!!!!
Tish Ochoa
01:38:45
Thank you Ellen
Murial Moore
01:38:51
Col. Pat and Barb are still Amazing Leaders in the Placer County Community always involved in fighting for Rights of Seniors, LBGQ and the Democratic Principles. I've seen their film, `Surviving the Silence,' and Encourage Everyone (Gay or Straight) to see Their Story.. We All have the Right to be Heard, Understood and Respected!
*Ellen DEBACHRILEY
01:38:57
ellendriley@gmail.com
cordell hindler
01:39:08
Thank you
California Alliance for Retired Americans
01:39:28
INFO@CALIFORNIAALLIANCE.ORG (EMAIL US)
Diana Madoshi
01:39:33
Thank you Ellen for your amazing work
California Alliance for Retired Americans
01:42:40
VISIT OUR NEWLY RESOURCE PAGE: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Ez9-Jp0bXKlzJyJkkcdkrHJE7UeWTR8lueBCYpe6KYs/edit
*Col. Pat & Barb
01:43:35
PFLAG is one of the best resources!
Karen Reside
01:43:47
This was a really powerful session! Thank you to the committee for their work on putting it together. There is so much work to still be done.
Connie C. (she/her)
01:44:42
Thanks All. Human Rights should be for everyone no matter what sexual orientation or race. I have another Zoom to attend in a few minutes about students bringing attention to homelessness with photography. Please also remember to celebrate Juneteenth this coming week. Keep up the good work and stay well.
*Bob Tucker
01:45:20
https://www.prideatwork.org/
Michael Lyon
01:46:13
I'm concerned about the curtailing of reproductive health. I'm wondering if you see this, like homophobia, as an aspect of sexism, as pressure to force people into rigid sex or gender roles.
Linda G. Ray
01:47:50
Happy National Women’s Veterans Day, tomorrow, June 12th! Since 2018.
Elizabeth Pataki
01:48:25
If we believe we are all members of the human family, then we just support and care and love as we just did for a family member. E
Eileen Berkun
01:50:40
There is a local Chapter of Pride at Work; eberkun@comcast.net for info
Gary "Buz" Hermes
01:52:11
THANK YOU, CARA!!!!!
Michael Lyon
01:53:05
This is so imortant
Val Hinshaw
01:53:22
Thank you CARA and all who organized, participated this program
Karen Reside
01:53:42
Thank you CARA! This is so needed.
David Williams
01:54:18
Check out the film "Screaming Queens" on you tube, It's a documentary about an uprising 3 years before Stonewall
Jackie Smith
01:54:21
Proud to be a part of this community! Thank you CARA
*Bill Sive
01:54:25
Thank you to the team who put this forum together today!
Carol Garvey (she/her)
01:54:51
Thank you CARA and all who shared their stories. The presentations were wonderful, personal and emotional
Valeeta Pharr
01:55:00
Thank you ALL!!! Val Pharr
California Alliance for Retired Americans
01:59:27
Good bye!
California Alliance for Retired Americans
01:59:33
thank you for joining us!
cordell hindler
01:59:47
bye everybody, you all are Fierce
California Alliance for Retired Americans
02:00:23
:)