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Thanks to RAGE campaign, SEPTA removes gender stickers on monthly transit passes
Thanks to a three year long campaign by RAGE, SEPTA has removed gender stickers on all monthly transit passes, making the Philly transit system more inclusive for transgender, gender queer and gender non-conforming people.
Take part in the first annual gay blood drive
Since 1977, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has banned gay and bisexual men from donating blood. On Friday, July 12th, 2013, the first‐ever National Gay Blood Drive will take place to bring attention to the ban and increase pressure on the FDA to lift it.
Delaware welcomes first legally wed lesbian couple
After over two decades of dedication to one another, two 63 year old women made Delaware history Monday, becoming the first same-sex couple to legally wed under the state’s new marriage equality legislation.