90 Miles From Tyranny : Petition demands 'hypocrite' J.K. Rowling house 18 refugees

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Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Petition demands 'hypocrite' J.K. Rowling house 18 refugees

The old saying, “put your money where your mouth is,” just found a new purpose.

"Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling has not only been an outspoken opponent of President Donald Trump, but she has been more than outspoken on the refugee crisis facing Europe and countries across the world.

She tweeted back in September her sympathy for refugees, saying, "If you can't imagine yourself in one of those boats, you have something missing. They are dying for a life worth living."

Rowling now has a chance to do what she skewers others for not doing: accepting refugees no matter the circumstance.

A petition on Change.org was recently created by a person named Marcus Aurelius, asking Rowling to house "Muslim refugees in her 18 spare bedrooms" — a call to bring her back to the world of non-fiction where there are no wizards or...Read More HERE

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