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Meryl Streep among stars bringing activists as Golden Globe guests

08 January 2018, 03:28 | Max Haynes

Meryl Streep among stars bringing activists as Golden Globe guests

Meryl Streep walked the Golden Globes red carpet with Ai-jen Poo the head of the National Domestic Workers Alliance- both wore black in support of victims of sexual harassment

Celebs like Emma Watson, Laura Dern, Michelle Williams and Amy Poehler will be walking the carpet alongside women's rights activists in affiliation with the Time's Up campaign.

Here's what you need to know about the activists who will be appearing at the show tonight. Burke has also been an advocate of ensuring that the movement is intersectional and inclusive. "I am moved beyond measure to be standing next to this attractive woman".

That was the case with Meryl Streep, who arrived on the red carpet with Ai-jen Poo, executive director of the National Domestic Workers Alliance.

"F$3 rom the casting room to the kitchen, all women deserve dignity and safety where they work", she said in a statement of her own.

"We believe we are nearing a tipping point in transforming the culture of violence in the countries where we live and work", they wrote.

Best Actress in a Drama nominee Meryl Streep took to the red carpet alongside Poo, director of the National Domestic Workers Alliance and co-director of the Caring Across Generations Campaign, which aims to improve long-term care for aging Americans and people with disabilities.

Actor William H. Macy was one of many men on the Golden Globes carpet wearing all-black
Actor William H. Macy was one of many men on the Golden Globes carpet wearing all-black

- Billie Jean King, the tennis champion who founded the Women's Tennis Association, will accompany Ms. "But it's our job as an older generation to keep mentoring, keep helping and supporting", tennis legend and feminist Billie Jean King said.

To donate to the Time's Up Legal Defense Fund, which will provide subsidized legal support to women and men in all industries who have experienced sexual harassment, assault, or abuse in the workplace, visit its GoFundMe page.

Sarandon's guest was organizer Rosa Clemente, founder of PR (Puerto Rico) On The Map.

Learn more about the End Violence Against Women Coalition and how to support the cause here. Burke has spent more than a decade advocating for gender and racial justice. She is senior director of the nonprofit Girls for Gender Equity.

Lawrence, who is a member of the Suquamish Tribe, will attend with Shailene Woodley.

Previous Golden Globe victor and host Amy Poehler arrived on the red carpet with Jayaraman, co-founder and co-director of Restaurant Opportunities Centers United and director of the University of California at Berkeley Food Labor Research Center.

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