Browse notable activists such as Pink, Quincy Jones, and Robert Kennedy.
Tammy Duckworth has become the first U.S. Senator -- and one of just 10 women in Congress -- to give birth while in office with the arrival of a baby girl named Maile. It “isn't just a women's issue, it's an economic issue and one that affects all parents,” she said.
Winnie Mandela has died at the age of 81. The longtime wife of South African President Nelson Mandela, she was also known for her political involvement and efforts to combat apartheid, as well as controversial actions that led to convictions for kidnapping and fraud.
Ecuador suspended internet access for Julian Assange for concern he was harming its relationships with the UK and Europe. The WikiLeaks founder received Ecuadorian citizenship and has lived in the country’s London Embassy since 2012 to avoid deportation to the U.S.
Angelina Jolie is reportedly “seeing someone” for the first time following her 2016 divorce from Brad Pitt, according to ‘Entertainment Tonight.’ A source told the show that the actress is ”seeing a handsome, older-looking man who is a real estate agent” and “isn’t a celebrity.”
Jessica Biel and Justin Timberlake have put their NYC SoHo penthouse on the market for nearly $8 million after buying a $20 million apartment twice the size in Tribeca. The 3-bedroom, 2.6K square-foot apartment has 10-foot ceilings and a private wraparound terrace.
George and Amal Clooney will be marching at the March 24 gun violence rally and donating $500,000 in support of survivors of last week’s Parkland, Florida mass shooting. Later the same day, Oprah and film exec Jeffrey Katzenberg announced they’d match the Clooneys’ donation.
The government shut down early Friday morning thanks to Rand Paul, before Congress passed a bipartisan two-year budget deal hours later. The Kentucky Tea Party senator had demanded a vote on an amendment to keep the budget caps in place in objection to to the bill’s massive spending increases.