Category: Activism

Emma Watson Urges Women To Participate In Politics In Uruguay

Emma Watson, who was recently appointed as a U.N. Women’s Goodwill Ambassador, traveled to Uruguay to bring attention to the need for women to become more involved in politics within their country as an impending election looms. A new law has created a national quota that guarantees 30 percent of the elected representatives will be women. “Women must have a… Read more →

Kerry Washington Speaks Out About Domestic Violence

  Kerry Washington is working with Allstate Foundation’s Purple Purse Program. She has designed a limited edition handbag to raise awareness about domestic violence and financial abuse. The handbag is available on the Purple Purse website. For a $10 donation, you can be entered into a contest to win the handbag. “Purple is the color for domestic violence awareness,” Washington… Read more →