• Feeling rage and uncertainty over the killing of George Floyd? A mindfulness expert explains how to cope
    Health
    Yahoo Life

    Feeling rage and uncertainty over the killing of George Floyd? A mindfulness expert explains how to cope

    Mindfulness expert Mallika Chopra explains how to deal with feelings of anger over the killing of George Floyd by a white police officer in Minneapolis.

  • Michael B. Jordan Urges Hollywood to ‘Commit to Black Hiring’ at #BLM Protest
    Entertainment
    The Wrap

    Michael B. Jordan Urges Hollywood to ‘Commit to Black Hiring’ at #BLM Protest

    As a wave of peaceful protests coursed through Los Angeles on Saturday, actor Michael B. Jordan urged Hollywood to “commit to black hiring” at a rally in Century City.The “Just Mercy” actor called on all those in the entertainment industry, including studios and agencies, to “invest” in black talent. “You committed to a 50/50 gender parity in 2020,” Jordan said. “Where is the challenge to commit to black hiring? Black content led by black executives, black consultants. Are you policing our storytelling as well? Let us bring our darkness to the light.”Protesting police brutality and racial injustice, he encouraged everyone to speak out and supported all those attending the protest, saying, “we have to be here together.”Also Read: Watch John Boyega's Passionate Speech at Black Lives Matter London Rally: 'We Have Always Been Important' (Video)“What we are doing today will make our values heard and our voices heard. We’ve got to keep agitating things,” he said. “We can’t be complacent. We can’t let this moment just pass us by, we have to continue to put our foot on their necks.”Actor Michael B Jordan speaks to protestors “Where is the challenge to commit to Black hiring? Black content lead by Black executives, Black consultants.” (@producerTommy / @blacklovedoc) BlackLivesMatter BlackMediaMatters pic.twitter.com/0yCKwwSGOg— NICK HAMILTON (@NickHamiltonLA) June 6, 2020The actor came to prominence in 2013 by portraying Oscar Grant, a young black man needlessly killed in “Fruitvale Station,” and last year starred as justice-seeking attorney Bryan Stevenson in “Just Mercy,” about a wrongfully convicted black man. Both films are based on true stories.The protest in Century City was organized by Hollywood’s talent agencies.Read original story Michael B Jordan Urges Hollywood to ‘Commit to Black Hiring’ at BLM Protest At TheWrap

  • 'Gender neutral' school uniform sparks protests
    Entertainment
    Yahoo Style UK

    'Gender neutral' school uniform sparks protests

    The school told pupils that anybody who arrived at school in a skirt would be sent home to change.

  • Emily Ratajkowski poses naked in protest of US abortion laws
    Entertainment
    Yahoo Style UK

    Emily Ratajkowski poses naked in protest of US abortion laws

    "These men in power are imposing their wills onto the bodies of women."

  • Women share banana selfies in protest after feminist artwork is removed
    Entertainment
    Yahoo Style UK

    Women share banana selfies in protest after feminist artwork is removed

    The yellow fruit has become a protest symbol.

  • Emily Ratajkowski shamed, told to 'put on a bra' while protesting Kavanaugh
    Entertainment
    Yahoo Style UK

    Emily Ratajkowski shamed, told to 'put on a bra' while protesting Kavanaugh

    Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh has been accused of sexual assault by three women. Standing alongside members of the public, and Senators Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., and Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., for Thursday’s Cancel Kavanaugh protest outside the E. Barrett Prettyman Federal Courthouse in Washington, D.C., were a number of stars, including Amy Schumer and Emily Ratajkowski.

  • The Best Signs at Families Belong Together
    Lifestyle
    Cosmopolitan

    The Best Signs at Families Belong Together

    "What Would Mr. Rogers Say?"

  • Taylor and Selena Get Political
    News
    Elle

    Taylor and Selena Get Political

    "No one should have to go to school in fear of gun violence. Or to a nightclub. Or to a concert. Or to a movie theater.Or to their place of worship."

  • Model Protests D&G in the Middle of a Fashion Show
    News
    Harper's Bazaar

    Model Protests D&G in the Middle of a Fashion Show

    Musician Raury made a statement at D&G's recent fashion show.

  • The Best Movie-Themed Signs From the Women’s March
    News
    Yahoo Movies

    The Best Movie-Themed Signs From the Women’s March

    On Saturday, more than 2 million people turned out for the worldwide women’s march in protest of the actions of President Donald Trump — and some of them drew inspiration from their favorite movies.

  • Lady Part Costumes Ruled the Women's March
    News
    Lauren Tuck

    Lady Part Costumes Ruled the Women's March

    Why did Annie Sidou dress like a vagina complete with pubic hair for the Women’s March? “It was my Halloween costume and I thought it fit the day very well so I brought it with me,” she tells Yahoo Style of her pink look. Sidou, from New York, also carried a “Build a Uterine Wall” sign as she walked through the streets of Washington, D.C. “This is women all over the world coming together to send the message that we’re underrepresented and we want our voices heard,” she says of what her participation in Saturday’s protest means. ...

  • 'Birth of a Nation': Rape Activists Hold Vigil on Opening Night in L.A.
    News
    Variety

    'Birth of a Nation': Rape Activists Hold Vigil on Opening Night in L.A.

    Sit-in outside Arclight Hollywood Cinemas to raise awareness for victims of rape and sexual assault (Photo: Valentina Valentini/Instagram)