Beyonce Shows Support for Transgender Students After Trump Withdraws Bathroom Protections
Shortly after the Trump administration withdrew protections for transgender students in public schools (Feb.22), Beyoncé voiced her support for tans youth on Facebook (Feb. 23).
“#LGBTQ students need to know we support them. Share your support to #protecttransyouth at glsen.org/100days & put #KindnessInAction GLSEN”, Beyonce wrote on Facebook.
100 Days of Kindness is a national campaign that allows people to post messages of support to LGBTQ students on social media via the hashtag #KindnessInAction. Social media users can upload posts via Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter and are encourage to include a photo or short video message, and each message shared will join a virtual wall of kindness on the official campaign website.
Beyonce joins a roster of celebrities who spoke out against Trump's most recent decision, with Katy Perry, Sia, Blink 182's Mark Hoppus and several more expressing their support for the LGBTQ community.
See Beyonce's post below.