Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...

Feminist of the Day: Patrick Stewart Talks Violence Against Women

Video
by Kerensa Cadenas
May 31, 2013 11:22 AM
0 Comments
  • |

Sir Patrick Stewart has always been an outspoken advocate on violence against women speaking out at conferences and organizations. This past weekend, Stewart was at Comicpalooza in Texas. When Stewart fan, Heather Skye thanked Stewart for his Amnesty International speech that helped her to deal with the abuse she had suffered from in her life, she asked him to share what he was most proud of in his life other than acting.

Stewart gave an passionate and wise speech about his work on violence against women citing his own childhood experiences. Stewart shared this advice to with the men in the audience: "It's in our hands to stop violence against women." 

Watch the video below and be prepared to tear up. 

Sir Patrick Stewart Embraces Domestic Abuse Victim He Helped Save (Gawker)

Video
  • |

More: Feminism, Patrick Stewart

Free Indie Movies and Documentaries    

0 Comments

Email Updates

Most "Liked"

  • Trailer Watch: New Spot for Chloe Grace ...
  • Soska Sisters to Direct Superheroine ...
  • Trailer Watch: Jessica Chastain and ...
  • "Very Good Girls"Very Good Girls' Naomi Foner on What ...
  • Weekly Update for July 25: Women Centric, ...
  • Princess Leia and Orphan Black to Get ...
  • Showrunner Courtney Kemp Agboh's Journey ...
  • Jodie Foster to Direct George Clooney ...
  • Lucy Continues the Trend of Successful ...
  • Trailer Watch: Katniss Joins the Rebellion ...