Women need to stick together: Kerry Washington
Actor Kerry Washington (right) has made a plea to women to stand by each other in order to bring about a change in the system.
At a recently held film festival, the 39-year-old actor called on women to support each other, reported Femalefirst. “(Progress) will take courage on all of our parts. Sometimes the people who are in charge of those rooms, they want us to feel lucky to be in the room. And we are lucky because we’re all really blessed to be doing what we do... But that doesn’t mean that I don’t get to bring other people with me,” she said.
“Being alone in the room is exhausting... You feel like you have to stand up for the entire gender or race. A woman who shouts out other women? That’s just something we all have to do,” she added. A WOMAN WHO SHOUTS OUT OTHER WOMEN? THAT’S JUST SOMETHING WE ALL HAVE TO DO, SAYS KERRY WASHINGTON