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5 Actresses Who Brought Activists to the Show — Golden Globes

08 January 2018

Meryl has won eight Globes in competitive categories in the past and she also was the recipient of the Cecil B. DeMille Award previous year.

"People are aware now of a power imbalance, and it's something that leads to abuse".

"For me, it's about unity".

So, in honor of female empowerment, we created a list of iconic actresses who've won in the past.

Streep donned black as many of her colleagues did and brought National Domestic Workers Alliance Director Ai-jen Poo as her date for the evening.

Ahead of the red carpet Sunday, some of the industry's most prominent women took to social media to share their personal reasons for wearing black and supporting the the Time's Up initiative, which was launched by hundreds of Hollywood women like Streep, Reese Witherspoon and Shonda Rhimes.

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"Women in Hollywood have an opportunity to amplify the issues and shine a light on things".

Poo expressed her hope to see "workplaces where we're safe and our work is valued and we can live and work with dignity" as a result of the movement. Jayaraman is the co-founder and co-director of the Restaurant Opportunities Center United and director of the Food Labor Research Center at UC Berkeley. "We have a long history of combating sexual violence", said Ramirez, who says her organization wanted to send a message to women in the entertainment industry that they stand with them. King founded the Women's Sports Foundation and the Women's Tennis Association, and has received the Presidential Medal of Freedom for her efforts.

Woodley's date is Suquamish Tribe member Calina Lawrence, who advocates for Native American treaty and water rights.

Stone, who is up for a Globe for her portrayal of Ms. King in the film "Battle of the Sexes".

Sarandon's guest was organizer Rosa Clemente, founder of PR (Puerto Rico) On The Map.

5 Actresses Who Brought Activists to the Show — Golden Globes