"I think (the community's demands) are going to be listened to." (Implicit bias training, de-escalation training, etc.)
Addresses Zayd Atkinson: "I promise I am here, I will be here."
Her kids are moving away, even though they've lived here for 20 yrs, bc they want to feel comfortable and safe.
We fight really hard and out front on climate; I would ask the same here."
I was told there were 47 signed up. There are at least 55, according to list of speakers up on the big screen.
Asks council/city leadership: What anti-racist activities are you doing?
"Zayd, we're just so glad to have you as part of our community. Really cherish the fact that we can still say that."
I'm not sure, but I think she is fighting back tears.