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Harry Potter fan sites step back from Rowling over transgender views - Reuters India

Two of the biggest Harry Potter fan sites on Thursday distanced themselves from author J.K. Rowling because of her beliefs on transgender issues, calling them at odds with the message of empowerment in her best-selling books.

j.k. rowling - Reuters
7:42pm PDT - July 2nd, 2020

Harry Potter fan sites step back from Rowling over transgender views - Reuters

Two of the biggest Harry Potter fan sites on Thursday distanced themselves from author J.K. Rowling because of her beliefs on transgender issues, calling them at odds with the message of empowerment in her best-selling books.

j.k. rowling - Reuters
3:47pm PDT - July 2nd, 2020

Harry Potter fan sites step back from Rowling over transgender views - Reuters.com

Two of the biggest Harry Potter fan sites on Thursday distanced themselves from author J.K. Rowling because of her beliefs on transgender issues, calling them at odds with the message of empowerment in her best-selling books.

j.k. rowling - Reuters
3:02pm PDT - July 2nd, 2020

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 rock. Read more...More about Mashable Video, Harry Potter…

j.k. rowling - Mashable
12:52pm PDT - June 12th, 2020

Trans activists call J.K. Rowling essay 'devastating'

Stars of the "Harry Potter" movie franchise have joined trans activists in standing with the transgender community after the publication of a lengthy essay by author J.K Rowling.

j.k. rowling - CNN
11:19am PDT - June 11th, 2020

Emma Watson, Eddie Redmayne and More Harry Potter Actors Voice Support for Transgender People

Emma Watson and Eddie Redmayne are among a growing number of actors from the Harry Potter movie franchise to speak out in support of the transgender community, following author J.K. Rowling’s controversial essay and comments targeting transgender people and g…

j.k. rowling - Time
9:15am PDT - June 11th, 2020

Forget your Hogwarts House, here's how you can identify instead

After the internet (once again) had to cancel J.K. Rowling for problematic comments, Twitter users are calling for the end of identifying by Hogwarts House.  Author J.K. Rowling may have created a beloved multimillion dollar franchise about the wizarding worl…

j.k. rowling - Mashable
5:00pm PDT - June 10th, 2020

J.K. Rowling reveals past abuse and defends right to speak on trans issues

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, revealing painful details from her past.

j.k. rowling - Reuters
10:38am PDT - June 10th, 2020

J.K. Rowling, Burn the Witch!

Even Harry Potter has turned on his own creator because she refuses to believe there's a magic spell for turning a man into a woman. The post J.K. Rowling, Burn the Witch! appeared first on The American Conservative.

j.k. rowling - The American Conservative
9:01pm PDT - June 9th, 2020

‘Transgender Women are Women.’ Daniel Radcliffe Speaks Out Against J.K. Rowling’s Controversial Comments About Transgender People

Radcliffe responded to J.K. Rowling’s controversial comments about transgender people, writing that he hopes her remarks will not “taint” what the series meant for fans

j.k. rowling - Time
7:54am PDT - June 9th, 2020

J.K. Rowling accused of transphobia after mocking 'people who menstruate' headline

“Harry Potter” author J.K. Rowling trended on Twitter Saturday after critics complained that her tweet mocking a headline about “people who menstruate" is transphobic.

j.k. rowling - NBC News
11:54am PDT - June 7th, 2020

‘There used to be a word for people who menstruate’: JK Rowling gets denounced as transphobe AGAIN

British author J.K. Rowling is being denounced for insisting there is such a thing as biological sex, for the second time in six months, by the very woke brigades who previously idolized the ‘Harry Potter’ creator and her books. Read Full Article at RT.com

j.k. rowling - RT
5:42pm PDT - June 6th, 2020

From the 60 Minutes archives: J.K. Rowling

60 Minutes met J.K. Rowling back in 1999, when she spelled out the secrets behind creating Harry Potter's magical world.

j.k. rowling - CBS News
8:58am PDT - May 28th, 2020

From the 60 Minutes archives: J.K. Rowling

This week, J.K. Rowling released chapters of "The Ickabog," a new children's fairy tale she wrote. 60 Minutes met the author back in 1999, when she spelled out the secrets behind creating Harry Potter's magical world.

j.k. rowling - CBS News
8:57am PDT - May 28th, 2020

J.K. Rowling announces new children's book

The famed author said she will release chapters of the book online each weekday for children to enjoy during these "strange, unsettling times."

j.k. rowling - CBS News
11:42am PDT - May 27th, 2020

JK Rowling releases free story The Ickabog to help kids in lockdown

J.K. Rowling, the author who defined the childhoods of a generation, is publishing a new children’s story called The Ickabog. She’s offering the whole thing for free to help children and parents who are struggling to get through the pandemic. Rowling warns th…

j.k. rowling - The Next Web
10:23am PDT - May 27th, 2020

J.K. Rowling announces new children's book

The famed author said she will release chapters of the book online each weekday for children to enjoy during these "strange, unsettling times."

j.k. rowling - CBS News
8:24am PDT - May 27th, 2020

J.K. Rowling announces new children's book

The famed author said she will release chapters of the book online each weekday for children to enjoy during these "strange, unsettling times."

j.k. rowling - CBS News
6:06am PDT - May 27th, 2020

JK Rowling publishes first chapters of new story ‘The Ickabog’ online

The story will be free to read online to help entertain children and families stuck at home during the coronavirus pandemic

j.k. rowling - The Hindu
3:31am PDT - May 27th, 2020

J.K. Rowling announces new children's book

The famed author said she will release chapters of the book online each weekday for children to enjoy during these "strange, unsettling times."

j.k. rowling - CBS News
3:24am PDT - May 27th, 2020

J.K. Rowing could use a win. Her surprise 'Ickabog' story could do the trick.

Though it seems odd to think of the highest-paid author in the world needing a comeback, Rowling could use a win, and this is probably her best chance at one.

j.k. rowling - NBC News
3:52pm PDT - May 26th, 2020

J.K. Rowling announces new children's book

The famed author said she will release chapters of the book online each weekday for children to enjoy during these "strange, unsettling times."

j.k. rowling - CBS News
1:48pm PDT - May 26th, 2020

J.K. Rowling Is Releasing a New Story Online for Free to Entertain Families During the Pandemic

J.K. Rowling is publishing the new story to help entertain children and families stuck at home during the coronavirus pandemic.

j.k. rowling - Time
9:18am PDT - May 26th, 2020

J.K. Rowling unveils new kids tale The Ickabog as free online serial

Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling is releasing her latest book as a free online serial for kids "needing distraction during the strange and difficult time we're passing through" — and she's calling on fans to help create illustrations for an eventual print ver…

j.k. rowling - CBC News
8:07am PDT - May 26th, 2020

J.K. Rowling's new children's story will be online for free

J.K. Rowling will finally publish The Ickabog, a "stand-alone fairy tale" and her first children's story since Harry Potter — online, for free. New chapters will go live on the Ickabog website at 3 p.m. GMT daily between now and July, starting with the first …

j.k. rowling - Mashable
6:41am PDT - May 26th, 2020