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  1. boycotts
    Should the Movie Adam Be Canceled Before Anyone Sees It?Transparent producer Rhys Ernst’s debut film hasn’t hit theaters, yet over 6,000 people have signed petitions against it.
  2. sports
    Ava DuVernay Is Happily Boycotting the Super BowlAnd hopes you will, too.
  3. boycotts
    Film Critics’ Groups Bar Disney Movies From Awards Over L.A. Times BlackoutThe critics’ groups have released a joint statement denouncing the studio.
  4. boycotts
    Artists Sign Open Letter Asking Radiohead to Cancel a Concert in IsraelArchbishop Desmond Tutu, Roger Waters, and more say playing in the country passively supports apartheid conditions.
  5. 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.”
  6. grammys 2017
    Grammy Producer Hints Frank Ocean Boycott Really About ‘Faulty’ 2013 PerformanceOcean has called it his “Colin Kaepernick moment.”
  7. boycotts
    PETA Calls for Boycott of A Dog’s PurposeIt showed a German shepherd pushed into a pool despite obvious distress.
  8. #grammyssowhite
    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.”
  9. boycotts
    China Said to Ban Gaga After Dalai Lama MeetingA Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson said the Dalai Lama’s appearances are a smoke screen “to promote his proposal for Tibetan independence.”
  10. boycotts
    Sharon Tate’s Sister Is Boycotting AquariusTate calls the show “extremely insensitive.”
  11. boycotts
    Maroon 5 Make ‘Morally Right’ Decision to Boycott North CarolinaThey have canceled two shows.
  12. vulture guides
    Will Beyoncé and Bieber Boycott North Carolina? Here’s who else has shows scheduled for North Carolina and Mississippi this spring.
  13. boycotts
    Tracy Morgan Cancels Comedy Show in Mississippi Over Anti-LGBTQ LawNorth Carolina isn’t the only state under fire for discrimination.
  14. boycotts
    Pearl Jam Cancels North Carolina Concert Over ‘Despicable’ Anti-LGBTQ LawCirque du Soleil and Boston have also canceled performances in North Carolina.
  15. boycotts
    Laura Jane Grace Plans to Play North CarolinaThe trans frontwoman and her band will play N.C. next month.
  16. boycotts
    Ringo Starr Joins NC Boycott Over Anti-LGBTQ LawBruce Springsteen and Bryan Adams have also canceled concerts in the South.
  17. boycotts
    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.”
  18. boycotts
    Tyler Perry Joins Chorus Condemning Georgia’s Anti-Gay Bill“We do not tolerate bigotry, division, and discrimination.”
  19. boycotts
    Time Warner Joins Disney and AMC in Opposition to Georgia Anti-Gay BillTime Warner urges Governor Deal to veto.
  20. boycotts
    Hathaway, Daniels Condemn Georgia Anti-Gay BillAaron Sorkin, Seth MacFarlane, and Julianne Moore are also urging Governor Deal to veto the bill.
  21. boycotts
    Disney Might Boycott Georgia Over Anti-Gay Bill, AMC Also Speaks UpThey’ve shot a lot of Marvel movies there.
  22. sequential art
    Comics Stars Boycott International Prize Because No Women Were NominatedDaniel Clowes, Chris Ware, and others join the fight.
  23. boycotts
    Police Unions Cease Boycott of The Hateful EightThey don’t want to give him any more “free publicity” by making ominous threats.
  24. boycotts
    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.”
  25. boycotts
    Police Union Issues Ominous Threat to Quentin Tarantino, Promises ‘Surprise’“The right time and place will come up.”
  26. boycotts
    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.”
  27. one million moms
    One Million Moms Set Their Sights on The New NormalThe conservative group does not like the idea of NBC’s new show one bit. 
  28. boycotts
    Every Movie Now Being BoycottedThere was a time when a movie needed to be pointedly critical of a religion to earn itself a hilariously ineffective boycott.