The action is a reversal of President Obama's federal guideline which granted trans teens the right to use bathrooms that corresponded to their gender. According to the Justice and Education departments, Obama's directive "caused confusion and lawsuits over how it should be applied." Though it's unclear how the action will manifest, it feels like the first anti-LGBTQ of many that we can expect from the president.
These celebrities find the action abhorrent — like Jackie Evancho, they are disappointed in the President. They took to Twitter or Instagram to lament the recent action. Here's what they have to say.