Author J.Okay. Rowling earned reward from conservatives on Twitter this week over her response to a critic who requested how the Harry Potter creator “sleeps at night time.”
“I learn my most up-to-date royalty cheques and discover the ache goes away fairly shortly,” Rowling tweeted in response to a person who was presumably referencing the creator’s controversial statements about transgender people lately that many on left have deemed as “hate speech.”
The tweet, which was retweeted over 25,000 instances and appreciated over 234,000 instances, earned constructive reactions from many conservatives on Twitter together with radio host Larry O’Connor.
“England nonetheless has a queen,” O’Connor tweeted.
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“Queen Based,” Daily Wire reporter Megan Basham tweeted.
“This…,” Comedian Rob Schneider tweeted.
Rowling’s tweet did earn criticism from many on the left journalist Walker Bragman who accused Rowling of creating life “tougher” for transgender youngsters.
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“You singled out and vilified an especially susceptible minority group,” Branham tweeted. “I am unable to assist however take into consideration youngsters who’re combating their identification and simply need acceptance. You, together with your large platform, have made it tougher for them. And that sucks.”
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Rowling has been a vocal opponent of transgender insurance policies being pushed on youngsters as lately as this summer season when she highlighted a weblog put up authored by the unnamed mother and father of a learning-disabled woman who attends a special-needs college that apparently applied “cross-gender intimate care” as an alternative of “same-sex intimate care.”
“I’m so bloody offended my fingers are shaking,” Rowling mentioned. “I’m the daughter of a disabled mom and I’ve campaigned for the rights of susceptible youngsters for a few years, however I’m nonetheless always shocked by the cruelty and indifference proven to those that can not advocate for themselves,”
“I urge everybody who feels the identical method I do on studying this text to contact their MP, as I’ll definitely be contacting mine and anybody else I do know who can stand as much as this horror present.”