World News – US – Pete Davidson tears up JK Rowling’s trans comments on SNL


Pete Davidson tore JK Rowling up for his comments on transgender issues on Saturday Night Live last night, calling his words’ very disappointing’

The comedian took to the Weekend Update to share his thoughts on the Harry Potter author, who has sparked outrage in recent months with his remarks on trans people

When asked how he felt when he first heard Rowling say something about trans people, Pete replied, “It really hurts because I have a close connection to those movies « I even look like Dobby, the house elf if he became a TikTok rapper The only difference between me and Dobby is that I’m a real person and his movies hit theaters » Pete called the whole saga of the comments by Rowling « very disappointing »

« What’s wrong with her? » « She’s creating a fantastic seven-book series on all types of mythical creatures living in harmony with wizards and elves and the only thing she can’t figure out is Laverne Cox? »

In June of this year, Rowling, 55, in response to the phrase « menses » argued that same-sex attraction and the reality of women are erased if « sex is not not real ”

More recently, she liked a tweet opposing the ban on conversion therapy, claimed there was a conflict between « the radical trans movement and women’s rights », and she returned a human rights award after having questioned his point of view

‘As a long-time donor of LGBT charities and an advocate for trans people’s right to live free from persecution, I absolutely refute the charge that I hate trans people or wish them harm, or what to stand for women’s rights is wrong, discriminatory, or incites harm or violence against the trans community,  » Rowling said in a statement addressing the award ceremony.

‘Like the vast majority of people who have written to me, I only feel sympathy for people with gender dysphoria, and I agree with clinicians and therapists who have made contact and want see a proper exploration of the factors that lead to it

« They, along with a growing number of other experts and whistleblowers, criticize that the ‘affirmative’ model is widely adopted, and are also concerned about the dramatic increase in the number of girls wishing to make the transition. »

The stars of the Harry Potter franchise including Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson and Rupert Grint have all spoken out in support of trans people following his commentsMore recently, however, Nearly Headless Nick star John Cleese has defended his support for Rowling

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World News – US – Pete Davidson tears up JK Rowling’s trans comments on SNL


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