The british author J. k. Rowling, best known for writing the popular fantasyböckerna of Harry Potter, has been accused of transphobia.
in response to the criticism she has now written a lengthy post on his blog.
here she gives her views on how she has been involved in the debate about gender, sex and identity, and tells us how she began to take an interest in transfrågor.
JK Rowling, responding to the criticism,
the Author writes that she is concerned about the new transaktivismen,” and listing five reasons as to why she feels like she has to raise her voice. One of the reasons is that she is ”concerned about the huge explosion of young people who want to change gender, but also by the increasing numbers who seem to go back to the original queue in order to repent of them.”
another paragraph, write J. k. Rowling.
”I've been in the spotlight for more than 20 years now, and have never talked openly about the fact that I have survived domestic violence and sexual assault. It's not that I'm ashamed to admit this happened to me, but also because it is traumatic to re-visit and remember.”
She writes that she chose not to tell me in the past out of consideration for his daughter from the first marriage, because the story belongs to her as well.”
”it Opens the door for all men,”
based on J. k. Rowling says she's not on his own experiences, now, in order to gain sympathy, but out of solidarity to the countless number of women who have stories like mine”. She says that she wants to be transkvinnor to be safe and secure, but ... "
”at the same time, I don't want to do the ones that are born as girls or women are less confident. When you open the doors to the bathroom and the dressing room of the man who thinks or feels that he is a woman,/.../so they open the door for all women who want to get into.”
the Author writes that she felt ”mentally genderless” as a young man, and she wondered if she had wanted to change the gender if she had been born 30 years later.
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