Hollywood is chock-full of celebrities who openly talk about feminism, but there aren’t nearly as many (yet!) who fully embody their advocacy through actions, words and authentic living. From Serena Williams to Cate Blanchett, we’re celebrating the women who stand strong and counter sexism by using their voice and social platforms to bring awareness.
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