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angelina jolie
16
Nov

Angelina Jolie calls on UN officials to eliminate sexual violence

Angelina Jolie has called on UN peacekeepers to crack down on sexual violence around the world. The Mr and Mrs Smith actress delivered the keynote address to the UN Peacekeeping Defense Ministerial Conference on Wednesday in Vancouver. Jolie is a Special Envoy for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. She described sexual violence as “a...
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angelina jolie
13
Oct

“Would she think that we have done enough for them?” | Angelina Jolie pens letter about women’s rights

Angelina Jolie has penned a letter about women’s rights, the advancements in gender equality and what else can be done. Writing for Harper’s Bazaar’s 150-anniversary issue, Jolie also touches upon saving the environment. She wrote, “As a woman, for much of the 19 century in most Western countries, you couldn’t go to university, and entire...
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Angelina Jolie
28
Jul

Angelina Jolie criticised for treatment of child actors, during recruitment process for new film

Angelina Jolie has come under fire for her treatment of the young Cambodian actors in her new film First They Killed My Father. In her first interview since her split from Brad Pitt, Jolie spoke to Vanity Fair about travelling across Cambodia to cast her new movie. The film is a true-life story of Loung Ung and...
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Angelina Jolie
21
Jun

Angelina Jolie visits Nairobi to condemn sexual violence

UNHCR Special Envoy Angelina Jolie spoke to training stuff in Kenya about sexual violence prevention for World Refugee Day. The Actress visited the International Peace Support Training Centre in Nairobi, Kenya, to address the peacekeepers on preventing sexual violence. Jolie is the founder of the Preventing Sexual Violence Initiative, which she launched in 2012 alongside...
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angelina jolie
15
Mar

Angelina Jolie hosts her first lecture on Women’s Rights at LSE

The actress gave her first lecture as a visiting professor at the London School of Economics on Tuesday at the Centre for Women, Peace and Security. She will begin teaching a master’s course in September, which is run by the Centre for Women, Peace and Security. It was launched last year by Jolie and former Foreign Secretary...
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Catwalk Featured
11
Aug

Should fashion be genderless?

The androgynous style has been around for a while, with many catwalk shows and high street stores such as Topshop featuring clothes fit for either gender. Indeed, this style is nothing new – since the 60s, many celebrities (think David Bowie and Mick Jagger) have pushed the boundaries of ‘gender strict’ clothes. In recent years,...
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06
Jul

Capsiplex – Slimming tablets review

We trialled these pills over a 6 week period.  They claim Capsiplex is a 100 percent natural fat burning and weight loss pill that its main ingredient is red hot pepper. It is clinically proven to be safe and effective and can burn 12 times more calories than other weight loss pills. ‘Based on studies, capsiplex...
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