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Courtney Act blasts JK Rowling for comments about trans women [Video]

Courtney Act blasts JK Rowling for comments about trans women

In an exclusive interview with BANG Showbiz, former 'Celebrity Big Brother' winner Courtney Act has blasted J.K. Rowling over her recent comments about trans women.

Credit: Bang Media World     Duration: 02:47Published
Daniel Radcliffe Says 'Transgender Women Are Women' [Video]

Daniel Radcliffe Says 'Transgender Women Are Women'

Daniel Radcliffe, who played Harry Potter, said “transgender women are women.” The comment comes after controversy with author J.K. Rowling criticized the phrase “people who menstruate.”..

Credit: Wochit     Duration: 00:32Published
Rupert Grint defends transgender rights [Video]

Rupert Grint defends transgender rights

Rupert Grint has defended transgender rights, after J.K. Rowling came under fire for invalidating transgender people.

Credit: Bang Media World     Duration: 00:59Published
How to enjoy Harry Potter without J.K. Rowling [Video]

How to enjoy Harry Potter without J.K. Rowling

Wingardium Levi-oh why is she like this?

Credit: Mashable     Duration: 03:31Published
J.K. Rowling's Battle [Video]

J.K. Rowling's Battle

She explains.

Credit: Celebrity Wire     Duration: 01:34Published
'I'm a survivor': J.K. Rowling opens up on living through domestic abuse [Video]

'I'm a survivor': J.K. Rowling opens up on living through domestic abuse

'I'm a survivor': J.K. Rowling opens up on living through domestic abuse The star has revealed she is a "domestic abuse and sexual assault survivor". The 'Harry Potter' author has claimed she was the..

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Trending: J.K. Rowling View On Gender Identity [Video]

Trending: J.K. Rowling View On Gender Identity

Author J.K. Rowling published a 3,600-word essay on her website explaining her view on gender identity after facing backlash on social media.

Credit: CBS4 Miami     Duration: 00:35Published
Harry Potter trio offer support to trans people following author J.K. Rowling's tweets [Video]

Harry Potter trio offer support to trans people following author J.K. Rowling's tweets

Harry Potter stars Bonnie Wright, Evanna Lynch and Emma Watson have come out in support of their trans fans.

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J.K. Rowling defends tweets about transgender people in essay [Video]

J.K. Rowling defends tweets about transgender people in essay

JK Rowling found herself under attack by social media users and human rights activists over the weekend.

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'Transgender people deserve respect': Emma Watson condemns controversial comments from J.K. Rowling [Video]

'Transgender people deserve respect': Emma Watson condemns controversial comments from J.K. Rowling

Emma Watson says transgender people "deserve to live their lives without constantly being questioned", following controversial comments from J.K. Rowling.

Credit: Bang Media     Duration: 00:45Published
'Respect for transgender people is imperative': Eddie Redmayne voices support for trans community [Video]

'Respect for transgender people is imperative': Eddie Redmayne voices support for trans community

Eddie Redmayne says it is "culturally imperative" to "respect transgender people", following a controversial comment by J.K. Rowling, for which she was accused of being transphobic.

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Daniel Radcliffe Speaks out Against J.K. Rowling’s Transphobic Comments [Video]

Daniel Radcliffe Speaks out Against J.K. Rowling’s Transphobic Comments

Daniel Radcliffe Speaks out Against J.K. Rowling’s Transphobic Comments ‘Harry Potter’ author J.K. Rowling recently took to Twitter to post a number of comments people found to be transphobic...

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Harry Potter star says "transgender women are women" [Video]

Harry Potter star says "transgender women are women"

Daniel Radcliffe, who played the young wizarding hero in the Harry Potter films, has said "transgender women are women" after an outcry over tweets by author J.K. Rowling criticizing the use of the..

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Daniel Radcliffe is speaking out after J.K. Rowling's controversial gender comments [Video]

Daniel Radcliffe is speaking out after J.K. Rowling's controversial gender comments

Daniel Radcliffe is voicing his support for the LGBTQIA+ community.just days after J.K. Rowling spurred a wave of controversy with a series of comments about gender identity.The “Harry Potter” star..

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Daniel Radcliffe responds to J.K. Rowling's controversial 'transphobic' tweets [Video]

Daniel Radcliffe responds to J.K. Rowling's controversial 'transphobic' tweets

Daniel Radcliffe has declared "transgender women are women" in a lengthy statement in response to J.K. Rowling's controversial "transphobic" tweets.

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Katie Leung responds after J.K. Rowling's anti-trans controversy [Video]

Katie Leung responds after J.K. Rowling's anti-trans controversy

Rowling sparked outrage online after she reacted to an article titled, 'Opinion: Creating a more equal post- COVID-19 world for people who menstruate'.

Credit: Cover Video     Duration: 01:19Published
Daniel Radcliffe hopes JK Rowling's tweet hasn't 'tarnished' Harry Potter [Video]

Daniel Radcliffe hopes JK Rowling's tweet hasn't 'tarnished' Harry Potter

'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..

Credit: Bang Media     Duration: 01:09Published
Harry Potter Film Cast Member Speaks Out On Black Lives Matter Movement [Video]

Harry Potter Film Cast Member Speaks Out On Black Lives Matter Movement

Katie Leung, known for her role as Cho Chan in the “Harry Potter” films spoke out about J.K. Rowling’s controversy. According to the HuffPost, she lured people to read her Twitter thread by..

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Katie Leung Responds After J.K. Rowling's Anti-Trans Controversy [Video]

Katie Leung Responds After J.K. Rowling's Anti-Trans Controversy

Katie Leung Responds After J.K. Rowling's Anti-Trans Controversy Rowling sparked outrage online after she reacted to an article titled, 'Opinion: Creating a more equal post- COVID-19 world for..

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Trending: J.K. Rowling Criticism [Video]

Trending: J.K. Rowling Criticism

Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling is getting criticized online over 'anti-trans comments'

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J.K. Rowling slammed for 'transphobic' tweets [Video]

J.K. Rowling slammed for 'transphobic' tweets

Author J.K. Rowling has been slammed by stars and fans on Twitter after posting a string of "transphobic" tweets.

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J. K. Rowling accused of transphobia amid Twitter row [Video]

J. K. Rowling accused of transphobia amid Twitter row

'Harry Potter' author J. K. Rowling has defended herself on Twitter amid accusations of transphobia.

Credit: Bang Media World     Duration: 01:14Published
Trending: Michael Jordan to donate $100m to organisations fighting for racial equality, J.K Rowling slammed for transphobic twee [Video]

Trending: Michael Jordan to donate $100m to organisations fighting for racial equality, J.K Rowling slammed for transphobic twee

In case you missed it here's what's trending right now...

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J.K. Rowling Has Announced the Title of Her New Book! [Video]

J.K. Rowling Has Announced the Title of Her New Book!

J.K. Rowling Has Announced the Title of Her New Book!

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J.K. Rowling And  ‘The Ickabog’ [Video]

J.K. Rowling And ‘The Ickabog’

The book will be published online for free for children to read while in quarantine.

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J.K. Rowling Faces Disavowing From Two Big 'Harry Potter' Fansites

Those running The Leaky Cauldron and Mugglenet websites are cutting ties with the British author following her controversial statement many deemed to be anti-trans.
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Harry Potter Fan Sites 'Reject' J.K. Rowling's Stance on Transgender People, Announce Changes


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Harry Potter fan sites distance themselves from J.K Rowling after 'transphobic' comments

The Leaky Cauldron and Mugglenet will no longer publish J.K. Rowling's personal achievements or photos. The Leaky Cauldron said Rowling had expressed "harmful and disproven" beliefs about the..
Deutsche Welle - Published

Stephen King drawn into J.K. Rowling's transgender controversy

Stephen King waded into the controversy surrounding fellow author J.K. Rowling by unequivocally stating his support for the transgender community. 
FOXNews.com - Published

J.K. Rowling retracts tweet praising Stephen King after he supported transgender women

J.K. Rowling walked back praise for Stephen King after her fellow author spoke out against her recent anti-transgender comments.
USATODAY.com - Published Also reported by •AceShowbiz

Starmer says Brighton MP right to apologise over Rowling comments

SIR Keir Starmer has said a Brighton MP was right to apologise over comments made about J K Rowling.
The Argus - Published

Why Joey Soloway Didn’t Walk Away From ‘Transparent’ After the Jeffrey Tambor Scandal

why joey soloway didn’t walk away from ‘transparent’ after the jeffrey tambor scandal
A version of this story about Joey Soloway and “Transparent Musicale Finale” first ran in the Limited Series & Movies issue of TheWrap’s Emmy magazine. “Transparent” creator and showrunner..
The Wrap - Published

39 obscure Harry Potter facts that aren't in the books but every fan should know

You won't find any of them in J. K. Rowling's novels
Surrey Mirror - Published Also reported by •Dorking Leatherhead Advertiser

Three employees quit J.K. Rowling's literary agency following her transgender comments

An author who quit J.K. Rowling's literary agency after she made controversial comments about sex and gender said she is afraid of the transgender community.
FOXNews.com - Published

Jonathan Van Ness Says J.K Rowling's Gender "Fears" Are "Rooted in White Supremacy"

Jonathan Van Ness is weighing in. During his virtual visit to Watch What Happens Live, the Queer Eye star shared his opinions on J.K. Rowling's controversial tweets, calling her...
E! Online - Published

John Cleese Asks People To Tell Him Why J.K. Rowling Is Wrong About Trans Women Not Being Women

'I'm baffled by the debate over JKR'
Daily Caller - Published

J.K. Rowling is 'entitled to her views on trans people, says Kellie Maloney


ContactMusic - Published

I’m a Nonbinary Writer of Youth Literature. J.K. Rowling’s Comments on Gender Identity Reinforced My Commitment to Better Representation


TIME - Published

CBC 'kids show' attacks JK Rowling for her refusal to back transgenderism

(Natural News) The state-funded Canadian broadcaster CBC has used their kids’ news show to attack Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling for saying last week she refuses to “bow down” to “new trans..
NaturalNews.com - Published

Transgenderism destroyed my dad who almost destroyed me. JK Rowling is right to sound alarm

(Natural News) A defense of biological gender came from an unexpected voice recently. J.K. Rowling, author and activist, spoke out against the transgender movement on behalf of women’s rights. No..
NaturalNews.com - Published

Daniel Radcliffe Dragged on Twitter After Speaking Against J.K. Rowling's Transphobic Tweets

After the former Harry Potter depicter publicly disagrees with the author's objection to non-gendered language, #AskDanielRadcliffe is trending on Twitter with people expressing their confusion over..
AceShowbiz - Published

'Harry Potter' star Rupert Grint on JK Rowling's gender comments: 'Trans women are women. Trans men are men.'

Rupert Grint is the latest member of the "Harry Potter" family to respond to J.K. Rowling's recent comments on transgender individuals.
FOXNews.com - Published

Transgender superstar Dana International to the defense of J.K. Rowling: ‘Sending you love & kisses from Israel’

A diva's support: The Israeli 1998 Eurovision winner and hit maker says ‘we must not jump too fast with accusations of transphobia’
Haaretz - Published

‘I firmly stand with the trans community’: Rupert Grint reacts to J.K. Rowling’s comments

Rupert Grint, who played Ron Weasley in the Harry Potter films, said that people should all be entitled to live with love and without judgement.
Hindu - Published

J.K. Rowling's Fans Imagine Harry Potter World Without Her

A slice of fandom divides itself from J.K. Rowling.
NYTimes.com - Published

Rupert Grint Joins 'Harry Potter' Co-Stars in Denouncing J.K. Rowling's Anti-Trans Commentary

Rupert Grint is speaking against J.K. Rowling‘s anti-trans rhetoric over the past week. After his co-stars, including Emma Watson and Daniel Radcliffe, voiced their support of the trans community and..
Just Jared - Published

Sun newspaper says J.K. Rowling article did not glorify domestic abuse

Britain's Sun newspaper said Friday it did not intend to glorify domestic violence by giving a platform to Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling's ex-husband just days after she revealed she had been a..
CBC.ca - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times

How to enjoy Harry Potter without J.K. Rowling

J.K. Rowling is officially cancelled (again) after her latest string of transphobic statements. However, there's still a vibrant fandom celebrating things like LGBTQIA+ Harry Potter podcasts and Wizard..
Mashable - Published

Rupert Grint Responds to J.K. Rowling's Controversial Comments About Transgender

The Ron Wesley depicter firmly stands with the trans community amid backlash against the 'Harry Potter' author following her controversial comments about transgender.
AceShowbiz - Published

Rachel Lindsay Reacts to Announcement of First Black 'Bachelor'

Here’s what Rachel Lindsay thinks about ABC announcing their first Black Bachelor in the show’s nearly two decade run… – TMZ This trans actress explains why she’s still a Harry Potter fan,..
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J.K. Rowling's Ex-Husband Faces Backlash for Admitting to Hitting Her and Showing No Remorse

Jorge Arantes who was previously married to the 'Harry Potter' author confesses to hitting her during their marriage but insists 'there was not sustained abuse.'
AceShowbiz - Published

J.K. Rowling's ex-husband Jorge Arantes admits to slapping her, denies prolonged abuse

J.K. Rowling’s ex-husband, Jorge Arantes, is speaking out after the “Harry Potter” author revealed she was in a “violent” marriage while defending her stance on the transgender community. 
FOXNews.com - Published

The Body Shop Under Fire for Its Ill-Timed Diss at J.K. Rowling Over Her Transphobic Stance

The beauty brand trolls the 'Harry Potter' author who objects to an article dubbing women as 'people who menstruate' by posting a picture of a canvas bag with the words 'It's Bloody Natural' on it.
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Artists Fire Back at J.K. Rowling’s Anti-Trans Remarks, Share Messages in Support of the Community

More artists are continuing to speak out against J.K. Rowling and denounce the 'Harry Potter' author for her anti-trans opinions.
Billboard.com - Published

Dear J.K. Rowling, I'm a woman so let's end this toxic 'debate'

I took the scenic route to womanhood - but now I'm here I shouldn't have to justify my existence.
Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

'Won’t Bow Down': J.K. Rowling Strikes Back at Accusations of Transphobia


RIA Nov. - Published

Transgender fury as JK Rowling mocks article for suggesting men can menstruate

(Natural News) The pro-LGBT author of the Harry Potter series has again offended LGBT sensibilities by asserting that biological sex matters. (Article by Dorothy Cummings McLean republished from..
NaturalNews.com - Published

Emma Watson takes a dig at JK Rowling

After Daniel Radcliffe and Eddie Redmayne, Emma Watson has become the latest ‘Harry Potter’ alumni to speak out against author J.K. Rowling’s controversial tweet on transgender people.
IndiaTimes - Published

JK Rowling talks about past sexual assault

Author J.K. Rowling defended her right to speak about trans issues without fear of abuse in an intensely personal essay in which she explained the complex reasons for her interest in the subject,..
IndiaTimes - Published


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