The Golden Globes is a night of entertainment, humor and, of course, glamorous actors and actresses dressed to the nines. However, as the home of the birth of the Time’s Up movement, the awards ceremony has become much more than sparkling dresses and polished trophies.
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“Sexual harassment stems from an imbalance of power. Issues of workplace safety for women, and especially for women or color, are but a symptom of the power imbalance that plagues nearly every sector. We won’t stop fighting until there is gender balance in leadership and all women have opportunity to reach their full potential at work.” (Speaking about TIMESUPX2)
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“The reason why we do this is because we understand that our microphones are big and we’re speaking for everyone… I’m going to use my platform right now to say in the next two years, everything that I produce – I’m making a vow and it’s going to be tough – to make sure that everything that I produce is 50 percent women.”
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“There are certain [queer] roles that I’ll see that are just wonderful,” he said. “But I want to make sure I won’t be another straight boy taking a gay man’s role.”
“Women, we’re nurturers, that’s what’s expected of us. We have our children. We have our husbands if we’re lucky enough, and our partners, whoever. But we have to find personal fulfillment. We have to follow our dreams.”