President Trump on Wednesday rescinded protections for transgender students that had allowed them to use bathrooms corresponding with their gender identity, overruling his own education secretary and placing his administration firmly in the middle of the culture wars that many Republicans have tried to leave behind. Read the full article on New York Times.
Below, SPW offers analyses and assessments of the decision.
Trump Just Made Life Harder for Transgender Students – Mother Jones
Everything Trump Did in His 5th Week That Actually Matters – The Nation
Muslim Alliance for Sexual and Gender Diversity Condemns Trump Administration Actions to Rescind Guidelines Protecting Transgender Students
Trump Administration Withdraws Transgender Student Protections – Human Rights Watch