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Amandla Stenberg to Star in Fear Remake for Universal

Amandla Stenberg to star in Fear remake for Universal Deadline reports that The Hate U Give star Amandla Stenberg has officially signed on to star in Universal Pictures‘ remake of the 1996 thriller movie Fear which, previously lead by Mark Wahlberg (The Departed) and Reese Witherspoon (Big Little Lies). The Fear remake will be adapted by Academy Award-nominated writer Jonathan Herman with Brian Grazer set to produce again through his Imagine Entertainment banner. Karen Lunder of Imagine Ente...
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Why Alyssa Milano and Lindsey Graham trended

The South Carolina senator and actress/activist stirred up the world of opinion this week.
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Opinion: Why Alyssa Milano and Lindsey Graham trended

There are two Judiciary Committees in Congress, and this week vividly demonstrated how their leaders are moving in opposite directions on Donald Trump's White House.
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Abortion Funds Bombarded With Donations in Panic Over Alabama Ban

Photo Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily BeastThe extreme anti-abortion bill signed into law in Alabama on Wednesday sent shock waves far across state lines, crystallizing the growing challenge to Roe v. Wade and triggering record donations to groups bent on making sure women can safely end unwanted pregnancies.Late Tuesday, Alabama lawmakers voted in a ban on almost all abortions in the state, even in cases of rape or incest. Gov. Kay Ivey signed it Wednesday, making it the strictest ...
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What You Can Do (Other Than A Sex Strike) To Fight Draconian Anti-Abortion Laws

Alyssa Milano’s sex strike idea missed the mark, but it exposed what’s at the root of restrictive anti-abortion laws.
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Alyssa Milano sounds off on 'absurd' laws

Actress Alyssa Milano talks to CNN's Chris Cuomo after calling for a "sex strike" as a way to protest anti-abortion laws.
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Actress has a message for women

Despite the mixed reaction to her call for a sex strike to protest restrictive abortion laws, Alyssa Milano says it has definitely helped raise awareness.
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Alyssa Milano Wants Women to Stop Having Sex With Men to Protest Anti-Abortion Laws

As a number of lawmakers pass bills banning legal abortions in certain states, Alyssa Milano has proposed a sex strike in response to the attack on women’s rights.Recently, Georgia passed a law restricting abortions in the state called the “heartbeat bill,” sparking a lot of backlash from women in the state and all over the country.And instead of just talking about it, Alyssa Milano wants women to be about it, and her idea to help change lawmakers’ minds is basically for women to stop having sex...
Tags: Politics, Celebs, News, Alyssa Milano, Georgia, Protests, Pop Culture, Abortion, Jazz, Charlie Brown, Watts, Milano, Jessica Valenti, Shannon Watts, SexStrike


Alabama passes bill banning abortion, including in rape and incest cases

Alabama’s state Senate passed a bill on Tuesday to outlaw nearly all abortions, creating exceptions only to protect the mother’s health, as part of a multistate effort to have the US Supreme Court reconsider a woman’s constitutional right to an abortion.The country’s strictest abortion bill was previously approved by the Alabama House of Representatives and will now go to Republican Governor Kay Ivey, who has withheld comment on whether she would sign but is generally a strong opponent of aborti...
Tags: News, Supreme Court, Kentucky, Senate, Alabama, Alyssa Milano, Iowa, Ohio, Republican, Donald Trump, US supreme court, American Civil Liberties Union, Roe, Alabama Senate, Alabama House of Representatives, Linda Coleman Madison


Alyssa Milano says sex strike tweet was aimed at raising awareness about 'ridiculous' abortion bans

Despite the mixed reaction to her call for a sex strike to protest restrictive abortion laws, Alyssa Milano says it has definitely helped raise awareness.
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Actress sounds off on 'absurd' anti-abortion laws

Actress Alyssa Milano talks to CNN's Chris Cuomo after calling for a "sex strike" as a way to protest anti-abortion laws.
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Alyssa Milano sounds off on 'absurd' anti-abortion laws

Actress Alyssa Milano talks to CNN's Chris Cuomo after calling for a "sex strike" as a way to protest anti-abortion laws.
Tags: News, Alyssa Milano, Cnn, Stories, Chris Cuomo


Actress has a message for women

Actress Alyssa Milano talks to CNN's Chris Cuomo after calling for a "sex strike" as a way to protest anti-abortion laws.
Tags: News, Alyssa Milano, Cnn, Stories, Chris Cuomo


Alyssa Milano Defending Sex Strike Idea: ‘Sometimes We Need An Extreme Response’

The actress and activist proposed a sex strike to protest "heartbeat bills" and other anti-abortion laws.
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Alyssa Milano explains sex strike: 'Extreme response' was needed to get national attention

In a CNN op-ed, Milano said her suggestion that women withholding sex "got the country talking about the GOP's undeniable war on women."            [Author: USA TODAY]
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A Sex Strike to Nowhere

Lysistrata, the character from the Aristophanes play of the same name, declared a sex strike to try to stop a devastating war in ancient Greece.Alyssa Milano, the actress and political activist, declared a sex strike to try to stop Georgia from protecting unborn children in the womb.The state just passed and signed into law a so-called heartbeat bill to outlaw abortion after a fetal heartbeat is detectable. This led Milano to conclude that women can’t risk pregnancy until further notice, and tha...
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Alyssa Milano: Why time is now for a #SexStrike

Calling for a sex strike as a way to protest restrictions on abortion has sparked a powerful response.
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Alyssa Milano: Why the time is now for a #SexStrike

Lysistratic protest is a longstanding, effective and empowering method to fight for change, argue Alyssa Milano and Waleisah Wilson -- and it's time to use it to fight against draconian anti-abortion measures, they say.
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Alyssa Milano: Time for a #SexStrike

Calling for a sex strike as a way to protest restrictions on abortion has sparked a powerful response.
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Alyssa Milano's sex strike is misguided

Actress Alyssa Milano has become one of the #MeToo movement's most powerful celebrity mouthpieces, inspiring thousands of women to come forward with their stories of rape or assault. Last week, though, in calling for a "sex strike" to protest anti-abortion laws, she may have missed the mark — by a long shot.
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Whoopi Goldberg Rebukes Meghan McCain for Saying Pro-Choicers ‘Don’t Believe in Science’ on Abortion

The View’s Whoopi Goldberg chastised co-host Meghan McCain on Monday morning during a debate on the recent “heartbeat” abortion bill passed in Georgia, telling her conservative colleague it is unfair to say liberals don’t believe that science shows life begins at conception.Discussing actress and activist Alyssa Milano’s much-mocked call for a sex strike in response to the restrictive abortion legislation, McCain said she doesn’t “like clicktivism as a general rule,” referencing Milano’s tweet.A...
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The problem with Alyssa Milano's 'sex strike'

Actress Alyssa Milano has become one of the #MeToo movement's most powerful celebrity mouthpieces, inspiring thousands of women to come forward with their stories of rape or assault. Last week, though, in calling for a "sex strike" to protest anti-abortion laws, she may have missed the mark — by a long shot.
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Alyssa Milano Calls for Sex Strike, Ignites Social Media

The actress ignited social media with a tweet calling for women to join her in a sex strike to protest strict abortion bans passed by Republican-controlled legislatures.
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Christians should prepare to be 'shunned' for their beliefs, Mike Pence warns as he reaffirms Trump administration's anti-abortion stance

Mike Pence has warned Christian graduates of an evangelical university that they should prepare to face “ridicule” for their beliefs.The deeply religious vice president told Liberty University students that “some of the loudest voices for tolerance today have little tolerance for traditional Christian beliefs”.In a commencement address at the college founded by right-wing preacher Jerry Falwell, he said: “Throughout most of American history, it’s been pretty easy to call yourself Christian.“It d...
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Here's the biggest news you missed this weekend

New Orleans flooding, Peggy Lipton and Alyssa Milano make up the weekend's top news.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Non-Sequiturs: 05.12.19

* With an economic hit on the horizon, it's time to talk about "weak ties." [Law and More] * The makers of Guns ‘N’ Rosé beer must have an appetite for destruction because that feels like a trademark loss waiting to happen. [Lowering the Bar] * Some more analysis of the ABA jobs data we've been talking about all week. [Tax Prof Blog] * The liberal wing of the Supreme Court may not have the votes, but they've been taking more control of cases anyway. [Empirical SCOTUS] * Speaking of the Supre...
Tags: Movies, Supreme Court, Law, Alyssa Milano, Intellectual Property, Discrimination, Aba, Trademarks, Non-Sequiturs


Alyssa Milano's sex strike is misguided. Here's what actually might work

Alyssa Milano has become one of the #MeToo movement's most powerful celebrity mouthpieces. This week, though, in calling for a "sex strike" as a way to protest anti-abortion laws, she may have missed the mark — by a long shot, writes Peggy Drexler.
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The problem with Alyssa Milano's sex strike

Actress Alyssa Milano has become one of the #MeToo movement's most powerful celebrity mouthpieces, inspiring thousands of women to come forward with their stories of rape or assault. Last week, though, in calling for a "sex strike" to protest anti-abortion laws, she may have missed the mark — by a long shot.
Tags: News, Alyssa Milano, Stories


Opinion: Alyssa Milano's sex strike is misguided. Here's what actually might work

Actress Alyssa Milano has become one of the #MeToo movement's most powerful celebrity mouthpieces, inspiring thousands of women to come forward with their stories of rape or assault. Last week, though, in calling for a "sex strike" to protest anti-abortion laws, she may have missed the mark — by a long shot.
Tags: News, Alyssa Milano, Stories