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#Spotlight: Angelina Jolie Raises Awareness Of ISIS' Horrifying Use Of Sexual Violence

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Angelina speaks out on the horrifying attacks.


All eyes and ears were on Angelina Jolie on Tuesday when she stopped in to the British Parliament to raise awareness about ISIS' horrifying use of sexual violence.

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The actress and human rights activist took the floor in front of the House of Lords to discuss the way in which the terrorist organization has adopted rape as a policy and a tool, saying:

"The most aggressive terrorist group in the world today knows what we know, knows that it is a very effective weapon and they are using it as a centrepoint of their terror and their way of destroying communities and families, and attacking and dehumanising."

She mentioned that the radical group targets incredibly young girls and abuses them repeatedly.

Alongside former Foreign Secretary William Hague, she described a disturbing scene where she met one child victim:

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Same-Sex Marriage Legalized In The UK!

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Blimey! Both the House of Commons and the House of Lords have just signed off on a bill that legalizes same-sex marriage! YES! Very soon, any Union Jack will be able to marry Bob's your Uncle!

On top of that, the bill was just given the royal assent by the Queen, which means the law is finally official! All England needs is the royal baby to be born today, and this might become "their finest hour."

Although the scope of the bill is somewhat limited by excluding Northern Ireland and Scotland, and adding a stipulation that the Church of England won't perform any same sex marriage ceremonies, the bill also includes protections for married citizens who consider themselves to be transgender!

In addition, same sex couple will be able to start tying the knot in the summer of 2014!

Overall, this is AH-mazing news! You rule Britannia!! Uh, can we rejoin as colonies or what?

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