Creatures Ministry of Magic and the Wizard's Council

Dolores Umbridge crafts anti-werewolf legislation



Rowling has said that Lupin's struggles with lycanthropy are a metaphor for society's feelings towards people with disabilities or illnesses (Scot). Employment discrimination is a specific challenge faced by people with disabilities, and it was legal in the UK until the implementation of the Disability Discrimination Act of 1995 (source: Wikipedia). -BB

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