The Trump administration proposes that government agencies should define sex as "a person's status as male or female based on immutable biological traits identifiable by or before birth."
#WontBeErased hashtag erupted hours after The New York Times reported the Trump administration's push via a memo for a new legal definition of gender, which would essentially eradicate the estimated 1.4 million Americans who identify as a different gender than the one assigned assigned at birth.
"A good sharp knife will do the trick," a parent suggested.
"If he wants to be a female, make him a female. A good sharp knife will do the job really quick."
This is just one disturbing post hitting Facebook this week after a 12-year old transgender girl used the girl's bathroom at Achille Independent Middle School in Oklahoma.
"Jacksonville, Florida and other jurisdictions don't have policies in place to respect gender identities," Cox wrote.
Four Black trans women in Jacksonville, Fla., have been shot, three of them fatally, over the past six months. Two were shot inside their hotel room, and the last was killed outside an abandoned house.
Political and religious leaders decry "social engineering" by Obama administration.
Before the ink was dry on a directive by the Obama administration sent Friday instructing public schools to allow transgender students to use the bathroom that matches their gender identity, political and religious leaders across the country were calling on everything from defying the directive to violently confronting LGBT supporters.