The Faux Progressivism of J.K. Rowling

The author has been retrospectively inserting woke themes into the Harry Potter universe and it’s gravely opportunistic.

written by
Rajvi Desai
Apr 4, 2019
J.K. Rowling's fake wokeness
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AuthorRajvi Desai

Rajvi Desai is The Swaddle's Culture Editor. After graduating from NYU as a Journalism and Politics major, she covered breaking news and politics in New York City, and dabbled in design and entertainment journalism. Back in the homeland, she's interested in tackling beauty, sports, politics and human rights in her gender-focused writing, while also co-managing The Swaddle Team's podcast, Respectfully Disagree.