Tag "Transphobia"

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“It Isn’t Hateful For Women To Speak About Their Own Experiences.” JK Rowling maintains her stance as transphobia row rages on

Harry Potter author, JK Rowling’s views on transgender issues have caused widespread debate over the past month. She has been accused of transphobia after saying that only women menstruate, and

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JK Rowling faces backlash over tweets considered transphobic

Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling is facing backlash after being accused of making transphobic comments on social media. Rowling’s latest controversy began when she shared an opinion article from a

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JK Rowling gets slammed with transphobia accusations, for defending a feminist fired for anti-trans views

Harry Potter author JK Rowling has voiced her support for a woman who pursued legal action to have “gender-critical views” protected under the UK Equalities Act. The writer, 54, hasn’t

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The Minority Report on Bobrisky, the Trans Identity and Transphobia

Homophobia and transphobia are really not the same. Homophobia is rooted in moral disgust, and gay rights activism is saying that your moral disgust is not sufficient grounds to proscribe

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“He Looks Like A Rough Draft Of The Nigerian Flag.” Man gets dragged mercilessly over his transphobic post on social media

Some days, you log onto the internet and the joy you get is boundless. Especially when the source of that joy is the total obliteration of prejudice. Julius Anthony Johnson

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Actor James Woods posts transphobic tweet and the Dictionary schools him on that

Hollywood actor, Trump supporter and serial tweeter of bad takes James Woods is known for spouting some pretty awful stuff online – especially jibes aimed at the LGBT+ community. In

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Opinion: So About Dwight Howard And His Accuser

I have a lot of unsettling feelings over the story surrounding Masin Elijè’s claims that a secret intimate relationship with NBA star Dwight Howard ultimately led to Elijè facing imminent

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Opinion: Unlearning Homophobic and Transphobic Behavior and the Fear of Labels

People are afraid of labels, even when the labels fit them perfectly. What happens when you call a racist person racist? They’ll probably start crying, after calling you the n-word.

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Sitcom ‘Friends’ comes to Netflix and viewers are shocked at the show’s homophobia, transphobia and misogyny

Friends is probably one of the most known series, and that is the reasons that millions of fans were thrilled when it was announced that it would be coming to

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Dave Chappelle rejects accusations of transphobia after ‘man-pussy’ comments about Caitlyn Jenner

Comedian Dave Chappelle has denied he is transphobic after a number of his remarks were condemned. “I wouldn’t consider myself that because I’m not even sure what the term means,”

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