Obama says transgender rule is important aid to schools: BuzzFeed

A sign protesting a recent North Carolina law restricting transgender bathroom access in Durham, North CarolinaPresident Barack Obama said on Monday that his administration’s guidance on transgender issues is needed to help schools grapple with the sensitive topic and ensure that all children are treated fairly. Obama, in an interview with BuzzFeed news website broadcast live on Facebook and YouTube, said schools had been asking the Department of Education how they should handle questions they were facing with transgender youths. – that we give them our best judgment about how to approach it,” Obama said.

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