“There is no room in our schools for discrimination of any kind, including discrimination against transgender students on the basis of their sex.” The Obama administration continues to push for public bathroom rights for transgender students. Here’s exactly what they’re saying.

+ Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick is not a fan of the new directives: “This will be the beginning of the end of the public school system as we know it.” (Oh yeah, and that’s just for starters.)

+ SF Chronicle: “More than 1.2 million people have signed a pledge to boycott Target after it announced last month that it would welcome transgender customers to use any bathroom or fitting room that matches their gender identity.”