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Ben Stiller and Adut Akech talk refugees and runways for UNHCR campaign. (Photo: @UNHCR)

Ben Stiller and Adut Akech Talk Refugees and Runways for UNHCR

Hollywood star Ben Stiller and supermodel Adut Akech are putting the spotlight on an issue close to both their hearts: refugees. The pair has filmed a short video for UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency’s new #EveryoneCounts campaign discussing Adut’s journey from war-torn South Sudan to Kakuma refugee camp in Kenya and eventually to Australia. “There were…

Ricky Martin accepts the National Visibility Award from the Human Rights Campaign, 2019. (Photo: @humanrightscampaign/Instagram)

Ricky Martin Dedicates Human Rights Award to LGBTQ Refugees

Ricky Martin has been honoured with an award from the Human Rights Campaign and he’s dedicated it to LGBTQ refugees. The superstar received the National Visibility Award over the weekend, for his years of philanthropy and advocacy work for the LGBTQ community. Speaking with warmth and empathy, he said, “I want to dedicate this award to…

Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds have made a major donation to support migrant children. (Photo: @blakelively/Instagram)

How Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds Are Helping Kids in Detention

When they’re not starring in movies (or hilariously trolling each other on social media) Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds are using their power and influence to support important causes. This week, they’re on a mission to help immigrant children who are stuck in detention facilities across America. The pair has announced a US $2 million donation to…

Eva Longoria Baston. Photo by Hispanic Lifestyle [CC BY-SA 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)]

Eva Longoria Baston Reminds Us Kids in Detention Facilities Need Hugs Too

(Photo: Hispanic Lifestyle [CC BY-SA 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)] Eva Longoria Baston has shared a photo of herself cuddling her gorgeous son, Santi – and there’s an important reason why. The actress is using her platform to shine a light on all the kids in detention centres who are missing out on hugs from their loved ones….

Eva Longoria, Ricky Martin, Jennifer Lopez and more sign open letter to show support for Latinx community.

J-Lo, Ricky, Eva, Salma and More Sign Letter of Solidarity For Latinx Community

Jennifer Lopez, Ricky Martin, Salma Hayek-Pinault and Eva Longoria-Baston are among over 200 Latinx entertainers and activists who’ve signed a letter of solidarity for their Latinx community. It’s a letter of love and hope after weeks of ICE raids tearing immigrant families apart and the El Paso mass shooting which claimed the lives of 22…

John Legend photographed by Glenn Francis

Celebrities Demand Gun Control and Call Out President Trump For Being “Part of the Problem”

Actors, actresses, musicians and comedians are all speaking out after 29 people were shot dead and dozens more were injured in Ohio and Texas this week. They’re not only showing their support for people who’ve lost loved ones, but also looking to the Trump administration and demanding action. They’re looking to their millions of followers,…

Jackie Cruz outside an ICE facility in El Paso, Texas (Photo: @jackiecruz/Instagram)

Jackie Cruz Urges Fans to Learn More About Detention Centres After Visit to U.S-Mexico Border

Immigrants in detention are not just a heartbreaking storyline on the final season of Orange is The New Black. They’re the heartbreaking reality of both America and Australia right now, and OITNB star Jackie Cruz is making sure we don’t look away. The actress who plays the loveable Flaca on the show is urging her fans…

Aussie Entertainment Industry Urges PM To Get Families Off Nauru and Manus

Actors, producers, filmmakers, directors, musicians – and basically anyone you can possibly think of who’s part of the Australian entertainment industry – have written an open letter to the PM and the Opposition Leader urging them to remove asylum seekers detained on Nauru and Manus, and bring them to safety. More than 900 artists including…

Helena Christensen in a still from the #IWillNotForgetYou campaign

Helena Christensen Remembers the People of Chernobyl

Helena Christensen is adding her voice to the #IWillNotForgetYou campaign. It’s a social media movement to support all those affected by the Chernobyl disaster. You see, it’s been 32 years since a damaged reactor spread a radioactive cloud over what’s now known as Ukraine, Belarus and the Russian Federation. Millions of people were exposed to radiation…