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Published on June 03, 2023
Jane Fonda Joins Manny Yekutiel to Kick Off Pride Month, as well as Climate Initiative at Castro Theatre

Legendary actress and activist Jane Fonda appeared on stage at San Francisco's Castro Theatre for a conversation with Manny Yekutiel, owner of Manny's and SFMTA Board Member. The event, a fundraiser for the Jane Fonda Climate PAC, marked the beginning of Pride Month. Fonda and Yekutiel discussed the connection between LGBTQ rights and addressing climate change, emphasizing the need for collective action in solving these issues. Fonda asserted that if there were no homophobia, racism, or patriarchy, there would be no climate crisis. In a touching moment, Fonda also shared words on finding hope through action and supporting the LGBTQ community. Continue reading on SFist →

Jane Fonda speaks onstage with Manny Yekutiel at The Castro Theatre on June 01, 2023 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Dana Jacobs/Getty Images) Photo by Dana Jacobs/Getty Images Top image: Photo by Dana Jacobs/Getty Images