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Gigi Gorgeous Says J.K. Rowling's Dead to Her After More Anti-Trans BacklashGigi Gorgeous says 'Harry Potter' used to mean something to her, but on the heels of a new anti-trans controversy involving J.K. Rowling ... that's all changed. The popular trans influencer was leaving..
Jedward suggest fans use JK Rowling book as firewood as they wade into trans rowJedward have waded into the JK Rowling transphobia row, suggesting their fans use her new book as firewood. The Harry Potter author has attracted strong criticism for comments on gender identity, but..
Do J.K. Rowling's transphobic comments taint her new book, 'Troubled Blood'? For me, they do.Reading J.K. Rowling's novel "Troubled Blood" after her transphobic comments is not
JK Rowling returns human rights award to group that denounces her trans viewsJK Rowling is returning the Ripple of Hope award given to her last year by the Robert F Kennedy Human Rights (RFKHR) organisation after its president, Kennedy’s daughter, criticised her views on..
JK Rowling returns award after Kerry Kennedy criticismThe author has given back a gong associated with the US Kennedy family, as the gender row continues.
How trans 'Harry Potter' fans are grappling with J.K. Rowling's legacy after her transphobic commentsJ.K. Rowling has come under fire for comments about the transgender community. Here's how trans "Harry Potter" fans are dealing with the aftermath.
Boris Johnson news – live: PM to pledge £3bn to protect NHS from second wave as Labour MP quits frontbench amid JK Rowling rowFollow the latest updates
Lloyd Russell-Moyle: Labour MP resigns from frontbench amid JK Rowling trans row and Israel commentsA Labour MP forced to apologise twice in a month has resigned from Sir Keir Starmer's frontbench team.
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JK Rowling joins 150 public figures decrying 'cancel culture'The letter, also signed by Malcolm Gladwell and Gloria Steinem, denounces "a vogue for public shaming".
Johnny Depp’s libel trial against The Sun set to begin at High CourtJohnny Depp and his ex-wife Amber Heard are expected to meet at the High Court as the Hollywood star’s libel case against The Sun over allegations of domestic violence kicks off on Tuesday. The..
Harry Potter fan sites distance themselves from JK Rowling over transgender commentsTwo of the biggest Harry Potter fan sites have distanced themselves from JK Rowling because of her beliefs on transgender issues. Websites The Leaky Cauldron and Mugglenet released a joint...
Lloyd Russell-Moyle: Labour MP apologises after accusing JK Rowling of using her history of abuse in transgender rowA Labour MP has apologised "unreservedly" after accusing JK Rowling of using her history of sexual abuse as a justification for discriminating against transgender people.
What JK Rowling should know about a transgender woman like me: Every day in public is riskyTrans people constantly adjust to the feelings of cisgender people. There aren't enough hours to fight every battle, enough rights to guarantee safety.
JK Rowling: from magic to the heart of a Twitter stormThe author of the Harry Potter books now finds controversy raging around her that began with one tweet on gender rights A simple story with a happy ending, with evil unmasked and defeated, has great..
Domestic abuse charities condemn The Sun for front page on JK Rowling's ex-husbandNewspaper regulator receives more than 500 complaints amid wave of criticism
JK Rowling: Domestic Violence Charities Slam ‘Stomach Churning’ Sun Front PageThe Sun newspaper has been fiercely criticised for a “stomach churning” front page featuring an interview with JK Rowling’s first husband under the headline “I slapped JK and I’m not..
Paper faces backlash for headline on JK Rowling's exThe Sun says its article, and headline "I slapped JK and I'm not sorry", weren't meant to glorify abuse.
ShowBiz Minute: Rowling, Wintour, DisneyJK Rowling responds to critics over her transgender comments; Anna Wintour apologizes for race-related "mistakes" at Vogue; Disney plans to reopen California theme parks in July. (June 11)
JK Rowling responds to trans tweets criticismIn the blog post on Wednesday, Rowling said she was motivated to address transgender issues through her Twitter account because of what she sees as an increasingly misogynistic society. "We're living..
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JK Rowling defends transgender comments and reveals she survived sexual assaultJK Rowling has defended her comments on transgender issues in an essay posted to her website in which she says she may have sought to become a man had she been born 30 years later.
JK Rowling defends transgender commentsJK Rowling has defended her comments on transgender issues in an essay posted to her website.
What's a TERF and why is 'Harry Potter' author J.K. Rowling being called one?"Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling is again being called a TERF for tweets some transgender people and LGBTQ activists say are offensive and wrong.
Daniel Radcliffe 'deeply sorry' for J.K. Rowling's transphobic tweets"Harry Potter" actor Daniel Radcliffe has said he is "deeply sorry" for the "pain" J.K. Rowling's comments may have caused people, after she accused of being transphobic when she posted a controversial..
Daniel Radcliffe hopes JK Rowling trans tweets don't 'taint' Harry PotterThe Harry Potter star said he was "compelled to say something" after Rowling was called transphobic.
JK Rowling’s tweets on transgender people spark outrage“Harry Potter” author J.K. Rowling is facing hefty backlash after she posted a series of tweets about transgender people. Rowling drew outrage Saturday on Twitter when she criticized an opinion..
JK Rowling announces new children’s book ‘The Ickabog’J.K. Rowling is publishing a free children’s book for people to read during lockdown, but to be absolutely clear, it has nothing to do with Harry Potter. Titled The Ickabog, she wrote it many years..
JK Rowling unveils The Ickabog, her first non-Harry Potter children's bookThe Ickabog is her first non-Harry Potter children's story, and will be published in instalments.
Harry Potter's J.K. Rowling Magically Dispels Some Rumors About Making The SeriesJ.K. Rowling spent over a decade crafting the world of Harry Potter. In the years since it's become a worldwide phenomenon, she's been sharing behind-the-scenes details about the series’ characters..
Elon Musk admits to still owning BitcoinElon Musk recently commented on J.K.Rowling's tweet about Bitcoin and how much he owns. Musk said that Bitcoin seems solid when compared to the unlimited money-printing done by the banks. He also..
Coronavirus: JK Rowling donates £1m to two charitiesThe creator of Harry Potter says the money will go towards helping the homeless and domestic abuse victims.
Harry Potter: JK Rowling secretly buys childhood homeRenovation work is taking place on the cottage which inspired parts of the Harry Potter story.
Harry Pottering around at home? Rowling to rescue bored kids in lockdownHarry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone will be available for free worldwide as an ebook and audiobook throughout April, as part of an initiative to help parents, carers and teachers entertain..
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Mark Hamill apologises for liking JK Rowling’s ‘TERF’ tweet: ‘I didn’t realise it had any transphobic connotation’Hamill has apologised for liking the post (Picture: Getty) Star Wars legend Mark Hamill has apologised for JK Rowling’s tweet defending Maya Forstater, insisting he didn’t know it had ‘any..
Harry Potter: How one drag queen became 31 JK Rowling charactersJaremi Carey, drag star Phi Phi O'Hara, spent October becoming some of JK Rowling's famous creations.
Harry Potter author JK Rowling launches campaign against dangerous 'voluntourism'JK Rowling says she wants to raise awareness of exploitative charities that serve as a front to attract foreign donations.
JK Rowling urges young people not to volunteer at orphanages – videoJK Rowling has called on students around the world not to volunteer at orphanages, pointing to emerging evidence that the 'orphanage business' drives family separation and child trafficking. Speaking..
JK Rowling donates £15.3m to Edinburgh MS research centreThe gift will create new facilities at the clinic which is named after the author's mother.
Why A Cursed Child Movie Is Not Happening, Despite J.K. Rowling's TeaseThat's it? That was the reaction of many Harry Potter fans after it looked like a major announcement might be coming from J.K. Rowling. The Harry Potter author and Fantastic Beasts screenwriter hadn't..