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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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British transgender organisations expressed support for JK Rowling after Rupert Murdoch’s The Sun newspaper featured a front-page story about her ex-husband’s lack of remorse for domestic abuse during their marriage. Trans groups along with MPs and other charities condemned the newspaper for glorifying violence against women. The Sun‘s headline on Thursday read, “I slapped JK …

Married Olympic gold medalists Kate and Helen Richardson-Walsh discussed ‘aggressive’ attacks on the Trans community in an interview with Pink News. The pair married in 2013. They then became the first same-sex couple to win Olympic gold at the Rio games in 2016. At the time of their win, Kate, captain of Great Britain’s women’s …

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Harry Potter author JK Rowling yesterday again displayed rampant transphobia in a tweet. After not tweeting since September, the author yesterday returned to the platform in support of a researcher who lost a contract over transphobic posts. The Centre for Global Development failed to renew the contract of Maya Forstater in 2018 after she tweeted, …

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Harry Potter author JK Rowling is facing a fresh barrage of memes from fans after a new revelation about beloved wizard Albus Dumbledore’s sex life went viral. In a special feature for the DVD and Blu-ray of latest film Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, Rowling explains of Dumbledore and Grindelwald, “Their relationship was incredibly …

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Harry Potter author JK Rowling has confirmed that beloved wizard Albus Dumbledore had a sexual relationship with dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald. The pair – played by Jude Law and Johnny Depp – both appeared in 2018’s Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald but the film only alluded to their relationship, leaving fans wanting more. “Their …

JK Rowling Adds Touch Of Magic To Couple's Wedding Day

As with any wedding day, it was a magical time for Nick and John when they got hitched at Prestonfield House in Edinburgh last weekend. But it became even more spellbinding when they received a surprise visit from Harry Potter author JK Rowling. Photographer Matt Fothergill had snapped a few pictures of the beaming newlyweds …