JK Rowling is usually one to go toe-to-toe with critics regarding her opinion on the role of biological sex in Feminism and Women’s Rights. Today, however, I guess she wasn’t feeling quite up to it (she got it anyway)....
Aaron Paul, Kristen Bell, Sarah Paulson & Others Show the Limitations In Celebrity Activism in the Problematic “I Take Responsibility” PSA
In the latest example of tone-deaf celeb activism, several celebs including Julianne Moore, Sara Paulson, and Kristen Bell took part in an NAACP-backed anti-racism PSA wherein they “took responsibility” for various forms of racism including:
- Laughing at racist jokes
- Explaining away or turning a blind eye to police brutality
- Ignoring racism and blatant injustice
- Generally remaining silent on the issue of racism