Should celebrities promote charities?

Should celebrities promote charities?
While some forms of celebrity advocacy have propagated powerful economic, social and political interests, celebrities such as Bono have developed international policies to alleviate poverty and facilitate indigenous peoples’ rights of self-determination.
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Female Celebrities Cheat Too!
Former NFL star and “Today Show” correspondent Tiki Barber has become the latest male celebrity embroiled in a cheating scandal. Like Tiger Woods and Jesse James before him, Tiki will be subjected to intense media scrutiny and heavily criticized by women …
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13 Celebrities in Thong Bikinis
This summer may be hotter than ever, but no need to blame the rising temperatures; instead, look no further than this summer’s hottest trend: the thong bikini! Countless celebrities have bared their behinds with this sexy trend, showing the rest of us …
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Mayor Barrett walks with Teens from the Earn and Learn Program to Promote Healthy Lifestyles

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On a warm, partly cloudy Friday afternoon, Milwaukee teens and Mayor Tom Barrett enjoyed the weather and fellowship while walking to promote healthy lifestyles in Milwaukee. As part of Mayor Barrett’s Walk 100 Miles in 100 Days Challenge, nearly 180 …
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Obesity Means Earlier Death, Especially for Men
Obesity is a growing problem with increasingly poor diets and increasingly sedentary lifestyles. Researchers have linked obesity to a greater risk of high blood pressure and high cholesterol, increasing the risk of heart disease and stroke. Obesity is also …
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WHEN THE CHURCH GOES BAD
At any rate, this is usually the first step toward a church’s failure. Next, invariably, comes a rapidly growing acceptance of assorted sexual “lifestyles.” As one young female pastor said to me, face to face, adultery is “no big deal.”
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Mad City Vegan Fest aims to promote inclusivity across the dietary spectrum

cusineMad City Vegan Fest aims to promote inclusivity across the dietary spectrum
For the sixth year, Madison will host an event where anyone can enjoy delicious vegan food and learn more about the various impacts of a vegan lifestyle free of animal products. The Mad City Vegan Fest will be held this Saturday, June 18, at the Alliant …
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Aaron Rodgers has changed to a mostly vegan diet — which means no cheese
He’s the king of the cheeseheads, but Aaron Rodgers cut the world’s best food out of his diet. In an interview with ESPN, the Green Bay quarterback said he changed his diet after undergoing knee surgery in an effort to extend his career. A leaner …
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Worsening Climate Emergency And Record CO2 Emissions Demand Vegetarian Diet For All To Help Save Planet
With annual emissions of CO2 per se from industry at a record high, and with Humanity and the Biosphere existentially threatened by the Methane Bomb of the warming Arctic in coming decades, we must all urgently adopt a vegetarian or vegan diet to help save …
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