Rage over SEPTA’s Transpasses policy

326

Shouts of “Take it off!” filled a concourse in Philadelphia’s Suburban Station on Tuesday, March 30. Pausing during their home commute, Southeastern Pennsylvania Transit Authority (SEPTA) riders crowded the tiny space to cheer on, and sometimes gawk at a diverse group of thirty activists. The event, SEPTA is a DRAG, was held to protest SEPTA’s monthly passes, the transpass and the trailpass. Before the passes can be considered valid, they require a sticker designating the rider as either male or female. Although no other identifying information is included, SEPTA maintains