Those in Hollywood are in a unique position to do tremendous good given their substantial platform. Unfortunately, with that megaphone comes immense responsibility. While many take that very seriously and share meaningful messages that can spread awareness about disease and its prevention, the speed of the news cycle and the endless modes of social media connection can disseminate misinformation in an instant-- with a global reach.
So, let’s take a look back this year at what we learned from Tinseltown--good, bad and indifferent.
Jack Black and Ed Sheeran are among those who had the right idea because their efforts stemmed from an authentic and caring place.