What it means to be transgender
in America today
Thursday, July 7, 2016 7 p.m.
at Urban Mo’s in the Heart of Hillcrest
Join journalist, Thom Senzee, the San Diego Press Club, SAG-AFTRA (formerly the Screen Actors Guild), Mo’s Universe, Fabulous Hillcrest, Dr. Bronners, Gender Illumination and a host of other sponsors who invite you to the return of LGBTs In The News with Thom Senzee to San Diego—the hometown city where this nationwide live-discussion panel series launched in 2013.
Members of the media, local activists and members of the public will gather for the first-ever LGBTs In The News engagement featuring a panel comprised entirely of newsmakers from the transgender community.
Kristin Beck — PANEL HEADLINER, former U.S. Navy SEAL, suicide-prevention advocate and subject of the multiple award-winning 2014 film, Lady Valor: The Kristin Beck Story
Connor Maddocks — Trans-rights activist, director of the San Diego LGBT Community Center’s “Project Trans”
Vicki Estrada — A ward-winning urban planner, trans-rights activist
Sam Moehlig — Transgender youth. The San Diego Union-Tribune recently published a landmark feature story about Sam’s life as a transgender boy, and his transition to realize his true gender identity.
Terrance K. Miller — Trans-rights activist, Black Lives Matter youth leader
Ariel Vegosen — G ender liberation activist, performer, and founder of education and advocacy organization Gender Illumination genderillumination.com
Following what is sure to be an explosive, exciting and engaging discussion and audience Q&A about some of the seminal civil rights issues of our time, all attendees will be invited mingle with the panelists and local media for a private party in Urban Mo’s new Upper Deck bar.
RSPV and learn more at lgtsinthenews.com or sdpressclub.org (RSVPs not required, but are appreciated.)
Visit engagement sponsors at urbanmos.com | drbronner.com | sagaftra.org | sagaftra.org | fabuloushillcrest.com | genderillumination.com