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3 items from 2015


Emma Watson Gives Another Un Speech, Restores Our Faith In Humanity

23 January 2015 4:15 PM, PST | TooFab | See recent TooFab news »

Emma Watson is a women on a mission! The Un Goodwill Ambassador unveiled her new initiative called "HeForShe Impact 10X10X10" in a passionate speech at the World Economic Forum in Switzerland on Friday.   The "Harry Potter" actress has been very vocal on her quest to achieve gender equality, and this appearance marks the second time Emma has spoken about her stand on the issue.  The 24-year-old began by thanking those who have helped her since she launched the "HeForShe" initiative in September."Since He for She launched in New York last September, I think it would be fair to say that my colleagues and I have been stunned by the response," she said. "Everyone, from Desmond Tutu to Prince Harry to Hillary Clinton to Yoko Ono, have issued their support or contacted us since Sept. 20, Watson continued. "I couldn't have dreamed it, but it's happened. Thank you so much. »

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Emma Watson Gives Another Impassioned Speech About Gender Equality at World Economic Forum—Watch!

23 January 2015 7:30 AM, PST | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Another 10 points for Gryffindor! Emma Watson gave an impassioned speech at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Friday. "Since He for She launched in New York last September, I think it would be fair to say that my colleagues and I have been stunned by the response. The He for She conference was watched over 11 million times, sparking 1.2 billion social media conversations, culminating in the #HeForShre hashtag becoming so popular that Twitter painted it on the walls of its headquarters. And men from almost every country in the world signed up to our commitment. Everyone, from Desmond Tutu to Prince Harry to Hillary Clinton to Yoko Ono have issued their support or contacted us since Sept. 20. »

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Preview: Feature Documentary 'The Foolishness of God: A Forgiveness Journey with Desmond Tutu'

22 January 2015 4:08 PM, PST | ShadowAndAct | See recent ShadowAndAct news »

An worthwhile, upcoming project to add to your watch-lists; no Eta yet. Titled "The Foolishness of God: A Forgiveness Journey with Desmond Tutu," it s documentary feature film directed by Karen Hayes, which "takes viewers on a global journey revealing Desmond Tutu’s process of promoting forgiveness. Following Tutu intimately, the filmmaker and audience are thrust into an uncomfortable world where Tutu asks that atrocities be forgiven. And as Tutu challenges traditional notions of justice, personal lives are impacted in unimaginable ways." Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu, a Nobel Peace Laureate, a moral icon of our time, and key role player in the fight »

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