Stars speak out after Trump rescinds transgender student protections

Celebrities took to social media after Trump rescinded transgender guidelines.

ByLuchina Fisher
February 23, 2017, 10:52 AM

— -- Celebrities are voicing their opposition to the Trump administration's decision to roll back protections for transgender students.

Stars took to social media on Wednesday after the Trump administration withdrew guidelines issued by former President Obama that directed public schools to allow transgender students to use bathrooms and locker rooms that match their gender identity.

Some celebrities reacted in disgust and anger. Others expressed disappointment coupled with a renewed commitment to fight what they see as discrimination.

Here are some responses:

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