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Designers to auction black Golden Globes dresses for Time's Up

Thirty-nine black dresses and tuxedos worn by actors to the 2018 Golden Globe Awards will be auctioned to raise money for the Time’s Up legal defence fund, it was announced on Wednesday. The auction, which is being organised by publishing company Condé Nast and online auction website eBay, will see dresses worn by Viola Davis, Reese Witherspoon and more available for public purchase. Photo gallery Golden Globes 2018: Red Carpet A number of designs worn by Australian actors are among the mix, with Nicole Kidman’s Givenchy dress, Margot Robbie’s Gucci number and Hugh Jackman’s Brioni tuxedo all set to…

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Time's Up: Women launch campaign to fight sexual harassment

More than 300 actresses, writers and directors have launched a project to help fight sexual harassment in the film industry and other workplaces. The initiative, which is called Time’s Up, was announced via a full-page advert printed in the New York Times. The Hollywood project is described as a “unified call for change from women in entertainment for women everywhere”. It comes in the wake of sexual abuse allegations by high-profile actresses against film producer Harvey Weinstein. Legal funding In a “solidarity letter” published on its website, Time’s Up says…

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This is who the elbow of Time's Person of the Year cover belongs to

Time magazine has paid tribute to the #MeToo movement by naming the “silence breakers” as its Person of the Year – although, of course, this is not just one person but many who have spoken out in recent months against the deeply entrenched and excused culture of sexual harassment in industries from entertainment to politics to agriculture. As the cover image and accompanying story has circulated around the internet, people have begun to question the decision to crop out the face of one of the women in the cover image.  Play VideoDon’t Play Up…

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