JK Rowling’s Tweets on Transgender People Spark Outrage

Rowling drew outrage on Twitter when she criticized an opinion piece from Devex that used the phrase ”people who menstruate.”

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Harry Potter” author J.K. Rowling is facing hefty backlash after she posted a series of tweets about transgender people. Rowling drew outrage Saturday on Twitter when she criticized an opinion piece from Devex that used the phrase ”people who menstruate.” “I’m sure there used to be a word for those people,” the famous British author tweeted. “Someone help me out. Wumben? Wimpund? Woomud?” ‘People who menstruate.’ I’m sure there used to…

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