Bil Browning

Help Trans Journalist Eden Lane Become a Guest Host on The View

Filed By Bil Browning | May 03, 2013 11:30 AM | comments

Filed in: Media
Tags: Eden Lane, The View

IMG_4383.jpgIf you don't know Eden Lane, you're missing one of our community's most valuable assets. She is the first transgender woman to work as a television journalist and, as a colleague and friend, I can't think of anyone more deserving of broader exposure.

A petition has been launched at change.org targeting Bill Geddie, Executive Producer of The View, and the show's co-creator Barbara Walters to invite Eden to guest host the program. She would be the first transgender host for the popular television show.

I know, I know. I swore I wouldn't link to change.org again after the site announced they would start accepting petitions from right wing organizations if the groups paid them money. In this case, I'll make an exception to my moral objections. Eden is just that good at her job.

Go sign the petition. Let's get Eden on The View.


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