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J.K. Rowling Defends Donald Trump's Right to Be 'Offensive': 'His Freedom to Speak Protects My Freedom to Call Him a Bigot'

Originally posted 05/17/2016 11:00AM

J.K. Rowling makes it clear she finds almost everything Donald Trump says "objectionable," but defends his right to say it.

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This Swedish Woman Standing up to Hundreds of Neo-Nazis Has Became a Symbol of Heroism Worldwide

This Swedish Woman Standing up to Hundreds of Neo-Nazis Has Became a Symbol of Heroism Worldwide

Originally posted 05/05/2016 05:40PM

An image of a woman standing up to 300 neo-Nazis during an anti-fascist rally has become a symbol of heroism across the world.

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Magical Moment: Harry Potter Stars Reunite at Wizarding World – but Say They Still Put Off Watching Themselves in the Films

Magical Moment: Harry Potter Stars Reunite at Wizarding World – but Say They Still Put Off Watching Themselves in the Films

Originally posted 04/06/2016 03:25PM

It was an enchanted reunion for a now-grownup group of acting alumni from the Harry Potter films, assembling to pay tribute to their cinematic alma mater Hogwarts as it debuted a lavish new outpost in Hollywood. Just don't ask them to watch themselves in the movies.

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J.K. Rowling Takes on the Salem Witch Trials: 'A Tragedy for the Wizarding Community'

Originally posted 03/09/2016 02:30PM

Sure, Voldemort was bad. But the Scourers may have been even worse.

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J.K. Rowling's New Story Debuts! All About Native Americans' Wandless Magic

Originally posted 03/08/2016 11:45PM

Well, the first story from J.K. Rowling's The History of Magic in North America is now live, and we're struggling to wrap our heads around it.

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First Look: Find Out the Story Titles of J.K. Rowling's History of Magic in North America – and When You Can Read Each Tale!

Originally posted 03/08/2016 09:00AM

Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has begun to pull back the veil on the previously untold history of North American witches and wizards, and the first installment of her new series is now live over at Pottermore.

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From 800 Characters to a $1 Billion Empire: J.K. Rowling by the Numbers

Originally posted 03/07/2016 04:20PM

With new additions to J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter universe on the way, we're taking a look back on the beloved author's journey from single mom to literary empress by the numbers – before many of them continue to grow.

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J.K. Rowling Is Releasing 4 New Stories – and Fans Are Riddikulus-ly Excited! Read the Twitter Reactions

Originally posted 03/07/2016 03:00PM

As with most J.K. Rowling-related news, fans are having a proper freak-out after PEOPLE announced the upcoming debut of four, new original stories by the Harry Potter author.

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With More Magical Stories on the Way, A Look Back on J.K. Rowling's Legendary Life

Originally posted 03/07/2016 11:15AM

On Monday, J.K. Rowling dropped some big news for Harry Potter fans.

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