Sprinter Krystsina Tsimanouskaya posted a short video on social media requesting the IOC to help her avoid returning to Belarus.
Celebrity Politics articles on Democracy Chronicles
This is our collection of Celebrity Politics articles where celebrities who promote democracy (or don't) are featured. In the democratic world where popular artists and other thinkers are free to criticize government, celebrities have often gone into politics. Celebrities represent a pool of potential political candidates who are often self-made individuals and, at the very least, usually not related to previous politicians. Also, see Political Art.
Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom star in a new video warning of the dangers of failing to enact a significant voting rights bill in the Senate.
Hollywood is lining up behind the Democrat-backed election reform bill, with big stars backing passage of the For the People Act.
Political responsibility is not equated with entertainment. Fame may boost celebrity profile but it does not help with state duties.
The Olympic Games are adored by all. Except when you’re in the middle of a pandemic as the host nation, Japan’s conundrum.
The three-fingered salute that has united protestors against autocrats across southeast Asia has surprising origins in Hollywood.
Several celebrities and public figures wrote to Russian President Vladimir Putin, asking with him to allow treatment for critic Alexei Navalny.
A virtual who’s who of Hollywood are also condemning voter restrictions following the signing of Georgia’s controversial election law.
Due to new voter restrictions, Will Smith and director Antoine Fuqua have canceled the production of their film in Georgia.
Caitlyn Jenner, a former reality TV star, is reportedly meeting with political advisors as she considers bid for governor of California.