Beyonce, Emma Watson, Taylor Swift, Rihanna, Amy Schumer and Kim K. It seems like celebrities are eager to use their platform for activism but how can you tell who's riding a trend and who's participating in change?
Aligning with social movements has been a strategic move throughout celebrity history. However, in the post-Women's March Trump era, this moment feels like a unique time to ask: Do celebrities need social movements or do social movements need celebrities? Do celebrities have a responsibility to use their power and privilege for "good"? Panelists will weigh in, ultimately asking, "what role does celebrity culture play in shaping our identities?"