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In 13 Epic Tweets, J.K. Rowling Shut Down People Who Think “Voluntourism” Is a Good Thing

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Voluntourism: J.K. Rowling

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J.K. Rowling is known for shutting people down on Twitter (see: exhibits A and B) and now she’s speaking out against another idea: “voluntourism.” Over the weekend, the Harry Potter author tweeted about her charity called Lumos before someone asked her to retweet a message about an organization that offers volunteer experiences in orphanages abroad. In a series of messages that have now gone viral, Rowling expressed that such organizations do more harm than good. By 

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