Time’s Up: Activists Join Actresses on Golden Globes Red Carpet to Call for Gender & Racial Justice

    <a href="http://www.democracynow.org/2018/1/8/times_up_activists_join_actresses_on"><img alt="Seg-both-guest" src="https://www.democracynow.org/images/story/08/40208/w320/seg-both-guest.jpg" style="float:right; padding-left:5px;" /></a>At Sunday night&#8217;s Golden Globes ceremony in Hollywood, actors embraced the #MeToo movement and called for gender and racial justice in the post-Harvey Weinstein era. Eight actresses brought social justice activists with them: Michelle Williams brought #MeToo movement founder Tarana Burke; Meryl Streep walked the red carpet with Ai-jen Poo, director of the National Domestic Workers Alliance; Shailene Woodley was accompanied by Suquamish Tribe member Calina Lawrence; Emma Stone brought tennis champ and <span class="caps">LGBT</span> advocate Billie Jean King; Susan Sarandon brought Puerto Rican media justice and former Green Party vice-presidential nominee Rosa Clemente; and Amy Poehler&#8217;s guest was Saru Jayaraman, president of Restaurant Opportunities Centers United. For more, we speak with Rosa Clemente and Saru Jayaraman.

Originally posted from Democracy Now! which can be read here.

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