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J.K Rowling causes furor with 'transphobic' tweets

Deutsche Welle Sunday, 7 June 2020
Critics said the author's comments targeted trans people and distorted facts about gender identity and trans people. It's not the first time Rowling has come under criticism for views on gender and sex.
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