Jim McCarthy - Part 1 - Jim has been a part of Dayton's LGBTQ community since the 1980s and has helped shape and guide it in many ways.
Recorded September 22, 2019 Archived September 22, 2019 45:04 minutes
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DescriptionJim tells the story of his own coming out process and how he has helped shape/guide the Dayton LGBTQ community through important pivotal periods and events since the 1980s, including a protest that led to the ouster of the editor of the Dayton Daily News and a change to their editorial/advertising policies regarding LGBTQ content. Currently, as President and CEO of Miami Valley Fair Housing he helps ensure that area residents are treated fairly to gain access to affordable safe housing.