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Should the Movie
Be Canceled Before Anyone Sees It?
producer Rhys Ernst’s debut film hasn’t hit theaters, yet over 6,000 people have signed petitions against it.
Ava DuVernay Is Happily Boycotting the Super Bowl
And hopes you will, too.
Film Critics’ Groups Bar Disney Movies From Awards Over L.A.
The critics’ groups have released a joint statement denouncing the studio.
Artists Sign Open Letter Asking Radiohead to Cancel a Concert in Israel
Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Roger Waters, and more say playing in the country passively supports apartheid conditions.
let's get political
Best Foreign Film Directors Band Together Against ‘Fanaticism and Nationalism’
“We want this award to stand as a symbol of the unity between nations and the freedom of the arts.”
Grammy Producer Hints Frank Ocean Boycott Really About ‘Faulty’ 2013 Performance
Ocean has called it his “Colin Kaepernick moment.”
PETA Calls for Boycott of
A Dog’s Purpose
It showed a German shepherd pushed into a pool despite obvious distress.
Frank Ocean Hopes His Grammys Boycott Will Be a ‘Colin Kaepernick Moment’
“It just doesn’t seem to be representing very well for people who come from where I come from, and hold down what I hold down.”
China Said to Ban Gaga After Dalai Lama Meeting
A Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson said the Dalai Lama’s appearances are a smoke screen “to promote his proposal for Tibetan independence.”
Sharon Tate’s Sister Is Boycotting
Tate calls the show “extremely insensitive.”
Maroon 5 Make ‘Morally Right’ Decision to Boycott North Carolina
They have canceled two shows.
Will Beyoncé and Bieber Boycott North Carolina?
Here’s who else has shows scheduled for North Carolina and Mississippi this spring.
Tracy Morgan Cancels Comedy Show in Mississippi Over Anti-LGBTQ Law
North Carolina isn’t the only state under fire for discrimination.
Pearl Jam Cancels North Carolina Concert Over ‘Despicable’ Anti-LGBTQ Law
Cirque du Soleil and Boston have also canceled performances in North Carolina.
Laura Jane Grace Plans to Play North Carolina
The trans frontwoman and her band will play N.C. next month.
Ringo Starr Joins NC Boycott Over Anti-LGBTQ Law
Bruce Springsteen and Bryan Adams have also canceled concerts in the South.
Bryan Adams Cancels Concert Over Anti-LGBTQ Law
“I cannot in good conscience perform in a state where certain people are being denied their civil rights due to their sexual orientation.”
Tyler Perry Joins Chorus Condemning Georgia’s Anti-Gay Bill
“We do not tolerate bigotry, division, and discrimination.”
Time Warner Joins Disney and AMC in Opposition to Georgia Anti-Gay Bill
Time Warner urges Governor Deal to veto.
Hathaway, Daniels Condemn Georgia Anti-Gay Bill
Aaron Sorkin, Seth MacFarlane, and Julianne Moore are also urging Governor Deal to veto the bill.
Disney Might Boycott Georgia Over Anti-Gay Bill, AMC Also Speaks Up
They’ve shot a lot of Marvel movies there.
Comics Stars Boycott International Prize Because No Women Were Nominated
Daniel Clowes, Chris Ware, and others join the fight.
Police Unions Cease Boycott of
The Hateful Eight
They don’t want to give him any more “free publicity” by making ominous threats.
Tarantino Tells Bill Maher He’s Not a Cop-Hater
“If they were really really serious about this, they wouldn’t close rank on what I’m obviously talking about, which is bad cops.”
Police Union Issues Ominous Threat to Quentin Tarantino, Promises ‘Surprise’
“The right time and place will come up.”
Stevie Wonder Won’t Play in Florida or Anywhere With Stand Your Ground Laws
“Until the Stand Your Ground law is abolished in Florida, I will never perform there again.”
one million moms
One Million Moms Set Their Sights on
The New Normal
The conservative group does not like the idea of NBC’s new show one bit.
Every Movie Now Being Boycotted
There was a time when a movie needed to be pointedly critical of a religion to earn itself a hilariously ineffective boycott.