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Terfs just gotta keep on terfing

It’s been like Terf Xmas this past week. Nonsensical terfisms buzzed around the internet like flies around a cowpat and even former children’s writer, JoKe Superterf got in on the action. Those terfs just gotta keep on terfing. Shits and Giggles Here in Australia, the Tickle vs Giggle court case kept headline writers busy trying …

Sasha Colby drags JK Rowling: ‘All you are is afraid’

Weeks after taking home the RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 15 crown, Sasha Colby keeps proving exactly why the hell she’s a winner, baby. ‘Your favourite drag queen’s favourite drag queen’ is currently on her victory tour, and is continuing to cement her legacy as a trans icon. Sasha has been increasingly vocal about the importance …

JK Rowling’s transphobic legacy looms over new Hogwarts game

Hogwarts Legacy, an open-world action/adventure game set in the Wizarding World popularized by the Harry Potter novels, is one of the most anticipated game releases of 2023. However, another kind of legacy could be putting this upcoming release in serious jeapordy. JK Rowling is now notorious for the transphobic warpath she has been on over the …

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Another ‘Harry Potter’ star voices support for trans community

Another star from the Harry Potter Universe has voiced their support for the trans community in light of author JK Rowling’s anti-trans stance.  Harry Melling, best known for playing Harry’s spoilt cousin Dudley Dursley in the film franchise, has responded to the controversy surrounding Rowling in a recent interview with The Independent. “I can only …

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JK Rowling opens trans-exclusionary crisis centre: ‘Merry Terfmas’

Author of the Harry Potter series, JK Rowling, has once again struck out against trans women, adding to a long laundry list of trans-exclusionary positions taken up by the author in recent years. JK Rowling recently announced the launch of a privately funded, women-only sexual assault crisis centre in Edinburgh, Scotland. ‘Beira’s Place’ is said …

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Graham Norton nails it! Not cancel culture – accountability

During an appearance at a literature festival this week, Graham Norton took just a couple of minutes to explain why the entire cancel culture trope is unadulterated bullshit. It’s not cancel culture, he said. It’s accountability. “You read a lot of articles in papers by people complaining about cancel culture. And you think: In what …

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Change of heart: JK be smashing Macy Gray’s records now

Earlier this week, JK Rowling pledged to buy Macy Gray’s entire back catalogue after the singer said that transitioning ‘doesn’t make you a woman’. But Macy Gray has since told the American TODAY show she has changed her mind. Macy Gray previously told Piers Morgan that while she backed transgender rights, she drew the line …

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Putin, Rowling, cancel culture, book-burning & bullshit

Like all murderous tyrants, Vladimir Putin excels at bullshit. However, his latest foray into alternative reality builds on a base built by the west’s own great liars — the culture warriors who regard every step towards increased human rights as retrograde. These troglodytes relentlessly blame the LGBTIQ+ communities for cancel culture and book-burning. However, historically …

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Rebel Wilson and Emma Watson take aim at JK Rowling at the BAFTAs

During the 2022 telecast of the BAFTAs Rebel Wilson and Emma Watson took a moment to hit back at recent comments by JK Rowling. The controversial author has continued to make transphobic comments publicly in recent months. Rebel Wilson and Emma Watson were here to remind her they aren’t having a bar of it. Emma …

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Australian bookstore refuses to stock JK Rowling’s books

An Australian bookstore has said it will remove JK Rowling’s books from shelves as a show of support for the transgender community. The Harry Potter author has faced backlash for much of the year over her transphobic Twitter commentary on gender and trans people’s access to identification and healthcare. This week, Rowling faced more criticism …

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