An insightful and entertaining video that explains why some of J.K. Rowling’s writings and statements are transphobic, and does so in a way that expresses some sympathy for Rowling, may be very useful to those seeking to understand accusations of transphobia in philosophy (and bigotry more generally).
The video is by Natalie Wynn of ContraPoints, and features her characteristically complicating honesty and occasionally self-deprecating humor.
If there were a way to make watching this video a prerequisite for commenting on trans-related posts here at Daily Nous, I’d consider it.
Here it is:
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