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Emma Watson on ELLE UK Feminism cover: ‘Feminism is not here to dictate to you. It’s not prescriptive, it’s not dogmatic. All we are here to do is give you a choice. If you want to run for President, you can. If you don’t, that’s wonderful, too. I’m lucky I was raised to believe that my opinion at the dinner table was valuable. My mum and I spoke as loudly as my brothers.’
Gorgeous Camila Cabello Instagrammed her support for gender equality: ‘it’s time that we all perceive gender on a spectrum, not as two opposing sets of ideals.” i support @EmWatson in the #HeForShe campaign.’ Fifth Harmony were recently named the ‘Female One Direction.’
Taylor Swift revealed to French Canadian television show Tout le Monde en Parle that she support feminists Emma Watson and Miley Cyrus: ‘I think when it comes to females in the media, you’ll see something that kind of upsets me, which is that females are pinned up against each other, more so than men.
One thing I do believe as a feminist is that in order for us to have gender equality we have to stop making it a girl fight, and we have to stop being so interested in seeing girls trying to tear each other down. It has to be more about cheering each other on, as women.’
On Emma Watson United Nations speech: ‘I wish when I was 12 years old, I had been able to watch a video of my favorite actress explaining in such an intellectual, beautiful poignant way the definition of feminism. Because I would have understood it and then earlier on in my life I would have proudly claimed that I was a feminist.
So many girls out there say ‘I’m not a feminist’ cause they think it means something angry or disgruntled or complaining. They picture like rioting and picketing, it is not that at all, it just simply means that you believe that women and men should have equal rights and opportunities and to say that you’re not a feminist means..
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Emma Watson will star in ‘Colonia’, a South American dramatic political thriller to film in Luxemburg, Germany and South America, according to The Hollywood Reporter: Set during the Chilean military coup of 1973, Colonia follows a young German couple, Lena and Daniel, who become entangled in the violence which led to the overthrowing of the democratically elected president Salvador Allende.
Daniel is eventually abducted by the secret police of army chief and dictator-to-be Augusto Pinochet, and is tracked by Lena to a sealed-off area called Colonia Dignidad (‘Dignity Colony’), led by preacher Paul Schäfer. However it soon transpires that the commune is being used as a torture and detention center from which few people ever leave.
Harry Styles supports Emma Watson’s HeForShe campaign. Harry Tweeted: ‘I’m supporting @UN_Women and @EmWatson in #HeForShe As should you.’ Logan Lerman and Taylor Swift also support the campaign. Emma was recently threatened with a nude photo leak because of her involvement with the new campaign.