Voice for Equality: Brad Pitt
April 22, 2009Academy-award winning actor Pitt has starred in such diverse films as "Thelma and Louise," "Twelve Monkeys," "Fight Club," and "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button." He was twice voted by People magazine as the "Sexiest Man Alive." Pitt's humanitarian activism has become more prominent since his marriage to actress Angelina Jolie.
On September 2006, he was quoted in Esquire saying, "Angie and I will consider tying the knot when everyone else in the country who wants to be married is legally able." Two Septembers later, in September 2008, Pitt donated $100,000 to the "No on 8" campaign, against the 2008 California State Constitutional amendment that took away same-sex couples' right to marry, saying :
"...because discrimination has no place in America, my vote will be for equality and against Proposition 8."
Ben Bernard nominated Brad Pitt as a Voice for Equality.
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