7 Queer Celebrities Doing Great Things For The LGBTQ+ Community

June 19, 2017

… How is this different than having someone sit in the back of the bus because of their skin color? At only 24-years old, its clear we need more supporters like Miley. 3. Ellen Page Actress Ellen Page, known for her roles inand ,came out publicly during a speech at the Human Rights Campaign Time to Thrive conference in 2014. In that speech, the actress said she felt a personal obligation and social responsibility to come out and advocate. Over the past several years, Ellen has continued her …

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Elizabeth Banks blasts Steven Spielberg, forgets about ‘The Color Purple’

June 17, 2017

While accepting her award from the Women in Filmnonprofit,an organization dedicated to promoting equal opportunities for women, Elizabeth Banks called out legendary director Steven Spielberg. On Tuesday Banks took the stage to accept the crystal award, whichhonors the excellence of women in film.During her speech, Banks expressed her frustration with Hollywood and the lack of female protagonists. Banks told the audience to take their kids to see films with strong female roles. She then went …

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The Age of ‘Not Helping’

June 11, 2017

… second, to stop reminding people how much they hate him. For an average person, the consequences of foolish speech only serve to embarrass the fool, or the fools girlfriend. But for politically active public figures, from celebrities who dabble all the way up to the Oval Office, foolish speech is more damaging. It gives ones opponents ammunition and turns off people who could have become allies. Public figures have always been tripping over their own proverbial dicks, but, thanks to social …

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Violence Erupts In Portland Amid Alt-Right, Anti-Fascist Rallies

June 5, 2017

What started Sunday as two counterdemonstrations outside City Hall between anti-fascist protesters and members of the alt-right during a Trump Free speech Rally evolved into an impromptu march and standoff with police. Portland police said the explosives were in response to projectiles thrown at its officers. Following the release of the explosives, hundreds of the anti-fascist protesters and others started an impromptu march, heading northbound from City Hall and pouring into major …

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Katy Perry Breaks Down As She Dedicates Touching Performance To Manchester Victims

May 29, 2017

… friend, thats my sister, thats my cousin, thats my brother. Its awful. Its awful. Its awful. At this point, Katy tearfully told her fans to do anything they possible can to give those affected by the attack the help they need. And even if they arent able to offer any help, Katy reassured her fans, thats fine. But what you should do is let them win. Of course, Katy is absolutely right. We cant let them win. Music is a unifying, emotional experience for everyone, and in her speech, she …

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Bill Maher: The Indisputable Godfather of Political Late-Night

… preparations for his season premiere, which just happened to coincide with both Trumps inauguration and his 61st birthday. But there was only so much he and his writers could do before the big event took place. Id love to know what hes going to say in his speech, because they say hes writing it himself, which I dont believe, Maher says. I dont think hes ever written anything. He also has a theory about why Trump so rarely uses a teleprompter: I think he doesnt want to alienate his base by …

May 21, 2017
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14 Celebrities Who Have Opened Up About Their Mental Health

… obligations and also spent time in a Tennessee rehabilitation facility. During an acceptance speech at the 2016 AMA Awards, she gave others who struggle to maintain their mental healtha few moving words of encouragement: Congrats, @selenagomez! Here she is with a sweet message when accepting the #AMAs for Favorite Female Artist- Pop/Rock! pic.twitter.com/JCeE9IijDU AMAs (@AMAs) November 21, 2016 8. Demi Lovato Getty Images The former Disney star turned pop singer discovered that she …

May 15, 2017
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