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The Florence Foster Jenkins star doubled down on her criticism of the president — and encouraged others to do the same — at a Human Rights Campaign gala.

February 12 2017 1:38 PM
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The bisexual Westworld star stressed the importance of being seen while receiving the Human Rights Campaign's Visibility Award.

February 09 2017 12:55 PM