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Reese Rathjen is transmasculine, queer justice seeker. He has been working for LGBTQ justice for ten years as a political organizer and development professional. Reese has been involved in work to improve the lives of LGBTQ people and their families in 22 states and the District of Columbia. Reese is determined to help resource a grassroots movement for LGBTQ justice and believes great food is critical for building community.

Recent Posts

Nov 04, 2016

Transphobia has entered the center stage of our national political conversation.

This year, more than 40 anti-trans bills were proposed across the country, North Carolina enacted its hateful HB2 law, and the Supreme Court decided to hear G.G. v. Gloucester County School Board—a legal battle between a local school board and a transgender boy about his ability to use the boys’ bathroom at his high school.

Nov 20, 2015

Today is Transgender Day of Remembrance / Resilience. Today we honor gender non-conforming and transgender people who have been killed in acts of racist, transphobic violence.

Today we thank our gender non-conforming and transgender ancestors for living authentically and courageously—it is their resistance that has delivered us to this moment. May we continue to uncover their legacies.

Jun 25, 2015

On Wednesday, June 25, 2015, Jennicet Gutiérrez, a transgender woman of color who is undocumented, called on President Obama to release LGBTQ immigrants from detention centers at the White House Pride Reception.

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