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Did transphobia win JK Rowling the Russel Prize 2020?

Did transphobia win JK Rowling the Russel Prize 2020?

Last December, JK Rowling was announced as a winning recipient of the annual Russel Prize for 2020, for her controversial essay on sex and gender, which, when first released, triggered public outcry due to the transphobic nature of the piece.

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Join us over on Instagram Live at 4pm where we'll be chatting all things #TheReclaimProject with @SterlingMolly as part of our Activists and Innovators Series!


Have you listened to our new podcast yet? This month, we released an audio read of STAND News intern Penelope's article Ruled Over While Tilling the Soil.

More podcasts are coming - click the link to keep up to date!


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On the 18th of July, Dublin recorded its highest temperature at 33.3Cº.☀️🔥🏜

Niffy Olamiju reports on recent heat waves caused by the climate crisis and how they impact the struggle for climate justice.

✍️ - Niffy Olamiju
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