Category Archives: philadelphia

Campus Progress publishes insightful article about RAGE

Campus Progress is part of the Washington D.C. think tank, the Center for American Progress. RAGE’s story of taking action locally against gender-based discrimination in the larger context of violence against trans people inspired them to write this article. If … Continue reading

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Internet Beats Non-Internet; Ugh

We’re now the proud owners of The folks that we purchased the domain name from had a better system for collecting information about our gender(s) than our publicly funded transit system does – they offered us a totally smart … Continue reading

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Thanks, Citypaper!

RAGE was given an honorable mention by Citypaper on their 2010 list of Activist/Watchdog groups in their 2nd Annual Big Visionaries issue. We hope Joe Casey’s reading!

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It Was Great to See You All!

Thanks to everyone who came out to our Community Forum last night at Philly Fight, where we drafted a Septa Rider’s Bill of Rights. We were really impressed with how eloquent the final product of our collective work turned out … Continue reading

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There’ll Be Pizza, too…

Here’s the flier for our upcoming Community Forum, fresh from the artist! We look forward to seeing you there!

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Dear Jeffrey C. Billman, Carolyn Huckabay and Holly Otterbein, We Owe You All A Beer

PennDOT, Pennsylvania’s department of transportation, recently altered its rules on driver’s license gender marker (M or F) changes to make those changes more inclusive and accessible. This is a positive step for the state’s trans people – a matching set … Continue reading

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Drafting a Riders Bill of Rights; A Community Forum hosted by RAGE

RAGE invites all people negatively impacted by SEPTA’s use of M/F gender stickers, and our allies, to join us as we draft a Bill of Rights that outlines the respect and fair treatment that all riders of SEPTA deserve. Help … Continue reading

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