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Emma Watson Opens Up About Hacker Threats She Received Following Her Poignant HeForShe Speech!

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Emma Watson isn't backing down!

As we reported in September, the 24-year-old gave a moving speech at the United Nations about Feminism and gender equality for the HeForShe campaign that resonated with both men and women all over the globe.

[ Related: Emma Watson Thanks Steve Carrell! ]

Unfortunately, the actress' powerful message received considerable backlash.

On Sunday, the Harry Potter star did a Facebook Q&A to promote both the equality campaign and International Women's Day in London, where she admits that within hours of speaking at the UN, she received threats.

The British beauty confesses:

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Umm… Did Kansas Governor Sam Brownback Just Remove Non-Discrimination Protections For LGBT State Employees???

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Oh and women can no longer vote!

… is what we expect Kansas Governor Sam Brownback might say next after pulling something like this.

He rescinded an executive order that protected state employees from discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.

[ Related: Same-Sex Marriage Ruled LEGAL In Alabama! ]

This man literally undid the good that former Governor Kathleen Sebelius did for the LGBT community in Kansas.

The Human Rights Campaign's national field director Marty Rouse issued a statement:

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The Mormon Church Comes Out In Support Of LGBT Legislation… Well, Sort Of!

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The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS), also known as the Mormon Church, has always had a strained relationship with the LGBT community.

For some dumb reason, LGBT and religion don't always mix well.

That's why it's so great that the Mormon Church is supporting LGBT nondiscrimination legislation!

The Mormon leaders had a rare news conference and that's when they announced their support for the LGBT nondiscrimination bills!

Sister Neill Marriott of the LDS Church's Young Women's program said:

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Kaley Cuoco Clarifies Her Recent Anti-Feminism Comments — But She STILL Isn't Categorizing Herself As A Feminist!

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It's safe to say Kaley Cuoco didn't quite end 2014 on the right foot…

Her comments of anti-feminism in a recent Redbook spread certainly ruffled the feathers of many, and now, the actress is trying to defend her words!

[ Related: Kaley Is Proud Of Not Being A Feminist! ]

Keyword: trying.

After facing backlash for the quotes in the mag, the Big Bang Theory star took to her Instagram to try and set the record straight, claiming she was taken out of context.

Here's what Kaley had to say:

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Don't You Dare Call Evangeline Lilly A Feminist! Find Out Why She Hates That Word HERE!

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Evangeline Lilly may have a knack for playing strong female characters on the big screen, but that doesn't mean you should call her a feminist.

While the 35-year-old actress enjoys the thrill of playing a kick-ass female lead, she doesn't want to be bogged down by labels, especially the term "feminism."

[ Related: Evangeline Lilly Talks About Her Ant Man Character!!! ]

The Hobbit star explains:

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Shonda Rhimes Silenced A Twitter Troll After They Complained About "Gay Scenes" On Her Hit Shows! But Could Same-Sex Action Be Her Key To Success?!

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Three cheers for Shonda Rhimes!!

The über successful showrunner and writer laid into one of Twitter's finest trolls this weekend, after they attacked the LGBTQ-supportive femme for "gay scenes" in her TV shows Scandal, Grey's Anatomy and How To Get Away With Murder!

[ Related: Shonda Rhimes Puts Katherine Heigl ON BLAST! ]

Luckily, the mayor of Shondaland had some creative swag when firing back at the hater, revoking their admission to the fictional theme park forever! Their verbal exchange is as follows:

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This 15-Year-Old Boy Educates His Peers & The World On Emma Watson's Incredible Gender Equality Speech With This Wonderful Letter

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Wow. We are just blown away by the level of maturity this 15-year-old is emitting.

Emma Watson made a ton of headlines when she gave an incredible speech on feminism and gender inequality.

While many people of the world agreed with her choice words, some were quick to put her down and one person even threatened to leak her reported nude photos in light of her speech!

[ Related: Emma Watson's Incredibly Moving Speech On Feminism! ]

Unsatisfied by the way his male classmates responded to Emma's inspiring speech, Ed Holtom decided to take matters into his own hands and send his thoughts on gender equality to the Sunday Telegraph.

He writes:

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