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Men Rally behind Emma Watson and HeForShe Campaign

“After giving an impassioned, empowering speech at the United Nations about the need for men to take up for the fight for gender equality on Sept. 20, actress and UN Women Goodwill Ambassador Emma Watson found herself the target of nude photo leak threats.

Although the threats thankfully turned out to be a hoax by 20, 2014.a “social media marketing firm,” they reflect a disturbing notion that violating women’s privacy has the capacity to disarm and intimidate them.

Not this time. Celebrities have rallied in response to the threats and the misogynist thinking behind them, tweeting in support of Watson and her work on the HeForShe initiative her speech launched. Watson has retweeted many of them in over the past few days.”

To see the celebrities tweeting in support of Emma Watson and the #HeForShe Campaign, click here.