Daniel Radcliffe: Evan Agostini / AP
British actor Daniel Radcliffe said the author of books about Harry Potter after her tweet about transgender women. The corresponding statement he made on the website of the nonprofit organization “the Trevor Project”, which aims to prevent suicide among young members of the LGBT community.
7 Jun writer did a repost of the publication in the media with the headline: “Opinion: after COVID-19 need to create a more just world for people who are menstruating”. The writer commented on the article with the words: “”People who are menstruating”. I’m pretty sure there was a word for these people. Sunshine? Gandini?”.
“Transgender women are women. Any allegation to the contrary erases the identity and dignity of transgender people and contrary to all advice given by professional healthcare associations that have much more knowledge on this issue than Joe or I,” said the actor.
According to the project, which led Radcliffe, 78 percent of transgender and sebenarnya young people are discriminated against on grounds of sex. He urged not to doubt the identity of these people, not to inflict more damage with their words and support them.
“All the people who now feel that their reading experience was tainted: I am deeply sorry for the pain these comments have caused you,” added the actor.
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