The View: Invite Eden Lane to be a guest Co host on the View!
  • Petitioning The View - Bill Geddie

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Executive Producer
The View - Bill Geddie
Creator/Co-Host
Barbara Walters

The View: Invite Eden Lane to be a guest Co host on the View!

    1. Andy Szekeres
    2. Petition by

      Andy Szekeres

      Denver, CO

The View, recipient of the 2003 Daytime Emmy® Award for "Outstanding Talk Show," is ABC's popular morning talk and entertainment program, featuring a team of dynamic women of different ages, experiences and backgrounds discussing the most exciting events of the day. It is time that they the shatter another glass ceiling and have award winning Veteran journalist Eden Lane as their first transgender guest host!

About Eden Lane 

Veteran journalist Eden Lane knows about transitions. She made the transition from New York City performer to homemaker and stay-at-home mother, then to becoming the first transgender journalist and host on mainstream television in the United States. 

She is the creator, host and producer of “In Focus with Eden Lane,” a Colorado Pubic Television weekly program celebrating the arts and culture in Denver. Now in its fifth season, the weekly series has already featured over 150 original episodes spotlighting local and national music, theatre and arts. Eden has also served as a producer for CPT 12’s flagship LIVE Community Affairs program “Studio 12.” Additionally, Eden also hosts LIVE Auction Broadcasts. Eden relaunched her career focusing on community affairs, and political reporting for the PBS affiliate, and as a stringer for the Logo Cable Television Network.

More than a decade ago, she moved to Colorado as their daughter advance in school, Eden began volunteering on community projects. Eden’s interest in public affairs led to an appearance as an expert guest on CPT12 broadcasts. These appearances led to an even bigger opportunity-- the chance to host special segments for the outlet. The 2008 Presidential campaign expanded the coverage Eden was assigned, which led her towards an opportunity to build her own broadcast as a platform.

To:
The View - Bill Geddie, Executive Producer
Barbara Walters, Creator/Co-Host
I am asking you to invite Eden Lane to be a guest Co host on the View!

It is time that they the shatter another glass ceiling and have award winning Veteran journalist Eden Lane as their first transgender guest host!

Sincerely,
[Your name]

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    • shirelle stubbs NEWPORT, UNITED KINGDOM
      • 7 months ago

      Discrimination, is a form of bigotry and intolerance. I will be damned if someone thinks it's somehow elevating to be confined to a binder because of prejudices.

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    • Chris Wells LITTLETON, CO
      • 8 months ago

      Eden is a role model for all of us, transgender or not. She exemplifies the best in all of us.

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      • 8 months ago

      i am transgender too! and want to be an actress!

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    • Nathaniel Bean AURORA, CO
      • 8 months ago

      Everyone deserves the right to do whatever they want to :)

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    • Susan Hale SANTA MONICA, CA
      • 8 months ago

      Because I have trans friends, and I think it would be important for all The View's viewers to see how trans folk are just normal, ordinary people who have faced extraordinary circumstances.

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