it’s pretty clear now that jk rowling is not an ally of the trans community. for those of us who have been harry potter fans for decades but also want to support trans people, how do we reconcile these two things? *DO* we reconcile them at all?

some excellent resources that explain the inaccuracies in JKR’s arguments in detail and educate viewers on why these beliefs and arguments can be harmful to trans people:

jessie gender: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=paVH1PdOfwc
jammidodger: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Avcp-e4bOs
sarah z: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m-rh-N4eFDU

helpful list of organizations you might want to look into if you’d like to support the trans community: https://www.glaad.org/transgender/resources

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carla is 35, a chemical/materials engineer, all-around geek and consummate fangirl. she lives in panama city, panama — which is so far from anywhere exciting that it might as well be freaking narnia. this is her vlog.