"Financial abuse is such an invisible weapon. It's not something we think of. We can see black eyes and we can see bruising and I think, we think a lot about the emotional abuse, and all of those things are valid, but to know that financial abuse is the number one reason why women stay and why they can't walk away — it matters so much to be able to do something about that because it unlocks the solutions in the other areas as well."
Dressed in a black and cream floral frock, Kerry looked sophisticated and sweet for the event, letting her pregnancy glow shine. Two-toned heels, matching yellow polish, and a pretty fuchsia pout finished off the baby bumpin' look!
Before she leaves the White House Michelle Obama is issuing a call to arms to end gender equality — and is joining forces with some of the most influential women in the country to do so!
FLOTUS — along with A-list woman entertainers, activists, and business executives — has announced a White House summit for the United State of Women, which sets to tackle gender-equality issues later this month.
But it's really Justin Bieber, Selena Gomez, and Zayn Malik that have won the first round of nominations as each artist was nominated three times — each receiving a nod in the Choice Male and Choice Female Artist categories, as well as snagging Choice Song and Choice Hottie nominations!
"There was a period before Scandal when I went into the wilderness. There was a lot of toxicity in my life, people I needed to let go of in a personal way, in a business way. And, also, I felt like I had been living my career kind of on auto-pilot. I took a break and did a Broadway play. I went back to my roots as an artist."
She's the original Olivia Pope!
We kid, we kid. But really, it sounds like Kerry only did what she had to do in order to feel herself again!
J.Lo opened up about how she HATES being labeled a "diva," saying:
"I got a moniker of being 'the diva,' which I never felt I deserved — which I don't deserve — because I've always been a hard worker, on time, doing what I'm supposed to do, and getting that label because you reach a certain amount of success."
The Scandalstar also explained that leading ladies are often treated differently when it comes to nude scenes, commenting: